Queen of the Godforsaken
Lydia Buckingham is an ice queen. She wasn’t always that way, but after her parents uprooted the family to move to an isolated and rundown farmhouse in the middle of nowhere, she has been forced to adapt this personality in order to survive in rural Saskatchewan. Her curiosity about the dark history of her family’s land distracts Lydia, as she’s finds herself unable to relate to her peers at school or to her surroundings. Lydia feels alone in her struggles, as her parents experience crises of their own which results in their constant fighting and abandoning Lydia and her younger sister Victoria for days on end. Soon the sisters have had enough, and they decide to set out alone into the brutal Saskatchewan winter.