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Genre: Biopic, Documentary

Paul-Anders Simma
Paul-Anders Simma

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In the Russian part of Lapland, some 1,100 miles north of Moscow, winter temperatures dip down to the negative double digits. It is as white as the eye can see here, and there is hardly a human being to speak of. Here, Olga lives in a simple dwelling under a think layer of snow. She watches over the rations and vehicles of the reindeer herders, who will not return until spring. This year, she spent 177 days by herself, with only a cat to keep her company. Olga is the only woman in the reindeer brigade, and the work is not without its dangers. Food often gets stolen, and she once came face to face with a bear and got run over by a herd of reindeer. But Olga feels right at home here. She grew ... Full Summary >>