Life can be challenging at the best of times for the people who live on the Arctic tundra. But when all the animals in the area disappear, leaving the hunters empty-handed, a community of Eskimo's is threatened by famine. Unknown to anyone, the tribe's shaman Groolik has embraced the dark arts and this is the true reason behind the disappearance of all the animals. The clan's wise woman Saya recalls the legend of Sarila, a promised land hidden among the glaciers, where wild game is said to be plentiful. Legend has it that only the pure of heart may enter this hallowed place. Three young Eskimo's and their animal friends must face overwhelming obstacles and brave numerous dangers in their search for this legendary land so that they may save their people.