Lovers of the Arctic Circle is a love story about Otto and Ana, stretching from when they were just two kids, to the abyss of Finland's arctic circle. The story goes full circle around a fleeting moment: the reflection of Otto's face in Ana's eyes.
Renowned for his stunning films 'The Red Squirrel' and 'Tierra', Juilo Medem is a master of the unexpected. In 'Lovers Of The Arctic Circle' Medem has fashioned a truly unique and unusual story of love and destiny, told in the alternating voices of the two protagonists; Ana & Otto. The paths of the two lovers first cross at the age of eight when each is running away for different reasons. From that day on, destiny, chance and coincidence