Sex, Hope and Love
(Sex, hopp och kärlek) Director: Lisa Ohlin, ŠVÉ, 2005, Swedish version / English subtitles, 93 min
This is a drama about the power of love, the lust for sex and the need for hope. Birgit is stuck in an uneventful life with her husband and their teenage daughter. When Bertil, once her childhood love and now a famous TV-host, returns home after 19 years, Birgit sees her big chance to change her life. While Bertil’s arrival raises new hopes for Birgit, it also brings out well-hidden memories and burning family secrets. As it turns out, Birgit is not the only one longing for a change.