Happy, Happy

Unconventional family dynamics that make for an exciting story
Agnes Kittelsen, Henrik Rafaelsen and Joachim Rafaelsen
Directed by Anne Sewitsky

It’s a cliché to say that all films made somewhere near the Arctic circle are Bergmanesque but “Happy Happy” is. There is a gentleness about them which lacks in the sometimes judgmental world of American cinema. Norwegian director Anne Sewitsky’s feature debut, originally titled “Insanely Happy,” (though there may be something lost in translation) is the story of a housewife who attempts to ... more >