1942. The USSR. The Chukotka Peninsula, Transit Aerodrome. A group of American pilots from Alaska ferry “Aerocobra” fighter planes across theocean on “lend-lease”. The orderly course of life is disrupted when it becomes clear that the American pilots are attractive and charming youngwomen. The feelings of the Russian young men collide into barriers of culture and language resulting in a host of awkward, funny, and sometimestragic situations. It is the story of Russians, Americans, and natives of the Far North. It is the story of man and woman in war. Love and death aresqueezed between the hills as human fates are destroyed and born.
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