Kira's Reason—A Love Story

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Kira's Reason—A Love Story ★★ En Kaerlighedshistorie 2001

Uneven depiction of mental illness and a marriage in crisis. Thirtysomethings Kira (Stenegade) and Mads (Mikkelsen) have a seemingly comfortable life with a happy marriage and kids—until Kira has a breakdown and is committed to an institution. Even after returning to her family, Kira's behavior is erratic, disruptive, and sometimes publicly humiliating. Mads continues to stand by his troubled wife but though their love survives, can their lives together? Danish with subtitles. 94m/C VHS, DVD . DK Stine Stengade, Lars Mikkelsen, Sven Wollter; D: Ole Christian Madsen; W: Ole Christian Madsen; C: Jorgen Johansson; M: Oyvind Ougaard, Cesar Berti.