Set seven years after the world has become a frozen wasteland, Snowpiercer centers on the remnants of humanity, who inhabit a gigantic, perpetually-moving train that circles the globe. Class warfare, social injustice and the politics of survival are questioned in this riveting television adaptation.
Did You Know?
As seen on the Wilford Industries world map that is on display in the hospitality rooms and in the opening title sequence, the route of the train is around the coastlines of the majority of continents, excluding Greenland and Northern Europe (Great Britain and the Scandinavian countries). This implies that there is some kind of a connection between the continents, potentially the frozen oceans. See more