First Hand Films is the distributor for ‘If Only I Could Hibernate’ in Germany, Austria and Switzerland.
Between dreams and duties: a teenager has to fight for knowledge, love and survival.
Ulzii, a teenager from a slum in Ulaanbaatar, is determined to win a science competition to receive a scholarship. His mother, an illiterate, finds work in the countryside and leaves him, his brother and sister behind despite the harsh winter. Torn between the need to look after his siblings and his desire to study for competition, Ulzii has no choice: he has to
accept to put himself in danger to support his family.