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.
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.