Fatal cases of the Western Nile Fever are registered in a remote area in Russian Karelia. The illness is quite exotic. Appearing in Karelia, it goes against the existing scientific experience. An epidemiological expedition has been sent to the location. The team includes two protagonists, VERA and NIKOLAI, who once were romantically involved and, as it turns out in the course of events, have not yet lost mutual affection. None of them knows what this unexpected journey will be turning into. The Counted is a one-hour drama series with elements of paranormal and sci-fi genres intertwined in the unique geographical, tribal, and social setting of Karelia full of mystical legends and inexplicable myths that have survived through history to our time. The team faces the facts that can hardly be explained and are more mysterious than death itself.