A recovering drug addict is given a day’s leave from his rehab center to apply for a job and try to reconnect with his old friends and family around the city of Oslo. Based on the novel Le feu follet by Pierre Drieu La Rochelle.
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Visually stunning. Promissing beginning with philosophical talks about lost opportunities and what real happiness is in a beautifully shot Oslo under warm summer lights. As the day unfolds, it seems that the scenario loses depth and focus... I found the ending a bit flat compared to its beginning.