Overweight, in his forties and still living with his mother, Fúsi incarnates the sad-sack sweet guy that makes up our protagonist. Fúsi has created a safe, unchanging, extremely limited world for himself. Working as a baggage handler at the airport, he returns home to re-create the battle of El Alamein on his work table. Whenever Fúsi tries to leave his comfort zone he is met with disappointment. A co-workers invitation to a paint-ball excursions ends in a humiliating encounter with a prostitute, and Fúsi’s friendship with a neighbours . . .

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Emma Vestrheim is the editor-in-chief of Cinema Scandinavia. Originally from Australia, she is know based in Bergen, Norway, and attends major Nordic film festivals to conduct interviews and review new films.