The film tells about the collision of interests of oil producers and indigenous people of the North. The film uses the following filming: views of the village of reindeer herders in the Yamal-Nenets National District, a herd of reindeer in the tundra, the work of installers on the installation of drilling rigs in the oil and gas fields (Urengoyskoye field). Meeting of the Yamalo-Nenets regional executive committee. Pipeline construction. View of a boarding school for children of reindeer herders. Students in the classroom. Blizzard in the tundra. Church building in Salekhard.