Having grown to be the most misunderstood position in professional sports, the role of the NHL enforcer is a highly complex system of rules, technique and tradition. Ice Guardians is the visually stimulating journey that unearths a deeper understanding of the position and those who partake in carrying out its duties. Far from mindless goons, the film uncovers what enforcers truly are, average people like you & me. The only disparity lies in the fact that they are striving to capture a dream under the most grueling of circumstances. Whether one agrees with the position or not is not the aim of the film. The goal of the documentary is to reveal the humanity behind the tough exteriors of its ambassadors, the sacrifice the position demands and the reasoning for its existence. Ice Guardians unveils the passion that fuels an enforcer’s drive to fight on in the face of adversity.