Selezione Ufficiale ACID / Festival di Cannes
Selezione Ufficiale - IDFA Amsterdam
A touching parallel journey of rebirth and hope. Hayat is an experienced Arctic navigator with a difficult past. When her younger sister, Leila, gives birth to a baby girl, their lives are turned upside down as they both embark on a deeply personal journey, guided by the North Star, to reverse their family's fate.
Ainara Vera Esparza (Spain, 1985) studied cinema, then working as assistant director and editor for Victor Kossakovsky. In 2014 she made her first short documentary, “Sertres”, which premiered at the Locarno Film Festival.