Eskil moves from town to town with his father in northern Sweden. He misses his mother and sucks at playing ice hockey, the main activity among the boys his age. Things change when he meets Trinidad, a mysterious woman who lives outside society spending her time building a great ship.
Stephan Apelgren is the jazz bass player who ended up at Dramatiska institutets audio program. His breakthrough came in 1991 with the TV christmas special Sune's Christmas, which was later followed by the immensely popular children’s film Sune's Summer. Since then Apelgren has directed several TV series and features.