Sixteen-year-old Sergei is the son of the chief of the Batagi clan of reindeer herders. The herd is the tribe’s wealth and livelihood, so when Sergei is earns the title of herdsmen he is responsible for protecting them from their only enemy: the wolf. On their drive to the summer pastures in the Siberian mountains, Sergei comes face to face with an aggressive wolf and is ready to shoot until he notices she is only protecting her cubs. He cannot kill her. He is banished from the clan as a result but discovers a world of friendship and loyalty with the wolves. Ages 8+. Subtitles will be read aloud.

  • Directed By Nicolas Vanier
  • 2009
  • France
  • French with English subtitles
  • Digibeta
  • 102 minutes