France 2017 – Director: François-Xavier Destors – Original language: Russian – Subtitles: English

Cut off from the world, the town of Norilsk lies in the deepest Siberian north. Against all odds, it rose up from the foundations of a gulag. In this environment everything is possible. Surrounded by ice, the inhabitants find their own means of escape.

English/Original Title: NORILSK – L'ETREINTE DE GLACE. Writer: François-Xavier Destors. Camera: Jean-Gabriel Leynaud. Sound: Thomas Bouniort. Editing: Matthieu Augustin. Music: ИНТО. Production: Les Films d'un Jour. Producer: Sébastien Teze. Length: 87 min. International Sales: Les Films d'un Jour.

#The Places you call Home #Hero's Journey #Eastern Europe, the Balkans, Caucasus