I Belong (2012)

Director
Dag Johan Haugerud

Main cast
Ane Dahl Torp; Henriette Steenstrup; Laila Goody; Andrine Sæther; Anne Marit Jacobsen

Genres
Comedy, Drama

Description
A playful tragedy-comedy about how what seems like something of little importance to one person, can seem like a grand disaster to another. A nurse gets into a dispute at work because she switches to speaking English when she gets nervous. A translator compromises her integrity when persuaded to translate a book she doesn't believe in. An elderly woman and her daughter are humiliated when offered a present of one million kroner from a relative. "I Belong" is a warm and nuanced film about people who all mean well, but end up hurting one another. About how people who act on integrity and feelings are seen as troublesome in a society where the ideal is to behave rationally.


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