Title: Mysterious Russia: Yamal-Nenets Autonomous District. Curse of the Shaman?
Release date: 10/12/2011
Genre: Documentary, investigation
Director: Sergei Kraus
Description: the Yamal-Nenets Autonomous District. The population density in these lands — less than one person per square kilometer. It is home to the Nenets and Khanty, who, like many centuries ago, the deer graze in the vast plains of tundra. Their only road — the river, their only healer — shaman. And they — the keepers of the ancient knowledge of these people. But every year the shaman is getting smaller. Their strength and knowledge go together with the death of …
Why is this happening? In search of an answer the creators of "Mysterious Russia" go to the land of permafrost.