Iacob, a Transylvanian miner, is wrongly suspected of having stolen some gold. As punishment, he is transferred to another mine, farther from his home. The effort is grueling, the way home never-ending. At Christmas, to shorten the time required to travel to his family, Iacob secretly climbs in the mine’s cable car. But the grinding of the wheels stops:for two days during the holidays the mine shuts down the power. Iacob remains suspended at 200 meters above the abyss...