In the Caucasus Mountains of the Republic of Ga, villagers make a essential seasonal profits harvesting the seeds of Nordmann firs for export to Europe, in which they will grow to be Xmas trees. Pickers climb to the top rated of 50m giants to harvest the cones. Some use basic safety ropes but other individuals depend on their climbing techniques and wits, and fatalities and injuries are popular.
Generated by Rayhan Demytrie.
Edited by Robin Forestier-Walker.
Filmed by Iago Gogilashvili
Fixer and translator: Nino Shonia