Director: Joachim Trier
Writer: Pierre Drieu La Rochelle, Joachim Trier, Eskil Vogt
Stars: Anders Danielsen Lie, Malin Crépin, Aksel Thanke, Hans Olav Brenner, Ingrid Olava
Countries: Norway, Denmark, Sweden
Anders is a recovering drug addict in an Oslo rehab clinic. On 30 August, he is given a day’s leave to attend a job interview in the city center. After visiting his friend Thomas, he proceeds to his appointment. In the interview, he admits to being a drug addict and storms out. He then wanders the streets of Oslo for the rest of the day and night, meeting, and sometimes confronting, people from his past. The film ends the next day, 31 August. Focusing on the decisions Anders has made with his time off.