Siberia lies in winter’s grip, snow carpeting the land, the rivers frozen. And here, a lonesome red deer moves through the cold, looking for something to eat. But suddenly the ground beneath its feet gives way, plunging it through the ice into the freezing river. Somewhat unexpectedly, the animal now faces a fight for its life, trapped and floundering in the deadly water. What’s more, in this forlorn landscape, even more danger looms.