January temperatures in November North America, Central Asia and Russia while Scandinavian countries bake. Record early snows, record monthly snow totals fall and winter storms cripple eastern Canada. Crop harvests delayed SE USA and record cold all the way to southern Mexico.
After eight years of travelling through conflict and poverty zones, Marijn Poels – a progressive filmmaker/journalist – decides to take some time off. In the Austrian mountains no less. It confronts him unexpectedly with the roots of agriculture and its modern day perspective. Globalisation and climate politics are causing radical changes such as farmers becoming energy suppliers. But the green ideology raises questions. The scientific topic of climate change has now become incontrovertibly a matter of world politics. Poels faces a personal conflict. Are we doing the right thing?