Thomas Vinterberg, 2012
Denmark | Danish with English subtitles | 115 minutes
Mads Mikkelsen plays Lucas, a highly-regarded school teacher who has been forced to start over after overcoming a tough divorce. Just as things are starting to go his way, his life is shattered. An untruthful remark throws the small community in which he lives into a collective state of hysteria. The lie is spreading and Lucas is forced to fight a lonely fight for his life and dignity.