film in spotlight
Lars Bergbom, Christian Johansson
"Sara is a young girl with dreams of studying literature, but she has long felt mentally ill. Feelings of anxiety, emptiness and self-doubt creep in with increasing force. When her charismatic partner and friend Veronica moves out from their apartment and her faithful sister Maria moves to London, Sara's life collapses. Sara is forced to rely on alcohol, medication and self-harm behavior to keep her mental problems in check. With a growing paranoia along with
the effects of strong medication Sara's life turn into a destructive downward spiral and every interaction with friends and family becomes a balancing act on a razor sharp edge."