Set in the wild, beautiful and mysterious land of Iceland in 1869, this drama follows the adventure of Nonni and his brother Manni as they embark on a dangerous journey to help a friend wrongly accused of murder. In part one Nonni and Manni live with their mother, Sigrid, and grandmother on a remote farm. A stranger, Harald, arrives from across the sea with news that their father is dead. Harald and Sigrid become lovers and this provokes bitter jealousy in Magnus, a rich merchant who was wooing the young widow. A murder takes place and Magnus accuses Harald. Harald flees, but Nonni sets out to help him.
Set in Iceland in 1869 the story follows Nonni and his brother Manni as they embark on a dangerous journey to help a friend who has wrongly been accused of murder.
Episode one sees sea traveller Harald delivering devastating news to Sigrid - Nonni and Mannis mother that her husband has died, they then have a affectionate bond between them until wealthy Magnus Hansson is jealous and a murder takes place and Harald is the suspect.