Alexis has a life-threatening disease. She spends her time in the wooded expanse of northern Scotland, where she takes care of dozens of animals who are also sick, wounded or dying. Some have terminal cancer, some would otherwise be killed because of their disabilities, some were saved from slaughterhouses. Alexis provides palliative care for them.
Crannog follows Alexis as she tries to nurse a neglected sheep back to health. A quiet reflection on kindness in the face of death, the film explores the fragility and strength that comes from dedicating your life to the care of others