A Reindeer's Jou­rney

Vulnerable newborn reindeer Ailo must overcome the challenges that stand in the way of his first year of life in the stunning landscapes of Lapland.

Aïlo: Une odyssée en Laponie
Finland, France, Norway 2018
86 min.

This is the incredible story of Ailo, the little reindeer. This uplifting tale follows the journey of baby Ailo as he navigates his first year of life in the snowy landscapes of a picturesque Lapland. Frail and vulnerable, Ailo must learn to walk, run, leap and hide to ensure he survives the long, treacherous journey with the herd. Ailo’s Journey is an inspirational story, in which a bleak wilderness is warmed by a mother’s endless love as she watches over Ailo in his incredible adventures with other creatures of the Arctic.

Director: Guillaume Maidatchevsky
Screenplay: Guillaume Maidatchevsky, Morgan Navarro
Cinematography: Teemu Liakka, Daniel Meyer
Music: Julien Jaouen
Editing: Laurence Buchmann
Producer: Laurent Baudens, Laurent Flahault, Gaël Nouaille
Cast: Vypravěč / narrator: Marek Eben