Happy People: A Year in the Taiga

Genre:  Documentary
Running Time:  90 min.
Release Date: April 13, 2012 (limited)

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The lives of the indigenous people of the village Bakhtia at the river Yenisei in the Siberian Taiga are shown over the course of a year. The natives, whose daily routines have barely changed over the last centuries, keep living their lives according to their own cultural traditions.

Director: Werner Herzog, Dmitry Vasyukov
Studio: Mongrel Media
Producer(s): Vladimir Perepelkin, Christoph Fisser, Nick N. Raslan, Charlie Woebcken
Screenplay: Werner Herzog, Rudolph Herzog

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