Far away in the Pacific Ocean lies New Zealand’s South Island. From mighty mountains with dramatic glacial valleys, to fjordland’s untouched nature, to the tropical shores.
Over millennia, a unique flora and fauna has developed on the South Island. A fascinating mix of landscapes, animal species and people. For those who live here, it is the most beautiful place in the world that is worth fighting for.
The film by Robert Morgenstern explores the harsh South Island of New Zealand in a very personal way. We accompany five extraordinary protagonists in their daily passionate commitment to the preservation of their living environment. With breathtaking landscapes, you can feel the forces of nature of the South Island and experience the daily adventures of the protagonists.