A wonderboy and drop-out on an Icelandic village scale, Noi (17),dreams of escaping from his remote fjord with the girl from the fillingstation. Noi (17) drifts through life in a remote fjord in northernIceland. In the winter, the fjord is completely cut off from theoutside world, encircled by terrifying mountains under a thick layer ofsnow. Noi dreams of escaping from this white prison, together withIris, a city girl who works at the local filling station. But Noi'sclumsy attempts to escape don't get him anywhere, and only get out ofhand.