Sci-Fi/Drama | 15 min | Norway | 2017
Writer/director: Jade Hærem Aksnes
Happiness is scarce, and must be monitored.
Each citizen is given a monthly ration of liquid joy, intravenously. Excessive use is punished.
Production company: Zarepta Film Production AS
Official selection at 10 film festivals worldwide,
in Seattle, hosted by the Museum of Pop Culture.
"[...] this collection of sci-fi shorts offer unique and sometimes unsettling depictions of what’s to come.
The screening on Friday concludes with the particularly disturbing The Restrictor by Jade Hærem Aksnes, where happiness is rationed and those whooveruse face the consequences…“