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Genre: Documentary, Foreign

Cast:
Fredrik Gertten

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Summary:
Ever since the army introduced ice hockey in the northern Indian province of Ldakh, the sport has been dominated by boys and men. In 2005, girls and women decided that they also have the right to participate in the national ice hockey championship. A passionate and talented student named Dolkar makes it her mission to get a women's team on the ice in the next championship. At her boarding school high in the foothills of the Himalayas, Dolkar secures an ice rink and a team. She gets complete support from the headmaster, even when she and her team mates make the dangerous journey through a four thousand-meter-high mountain pass to get to Kargil, where they hope to recruit more players. Kargil ... Full Summary >>