(THe) Square (2017)


“(The) Square” (Sweden, 2017, comedy/drama, 142 minutes, not rated)

The respected curator of a contemporary art museum drives an electric car and supports good causes. His next exhibition is “The Square,” which invites passersby to altruism, reminding them of their role as responsible fellow human beings. But sometimes it is difficult to live up to your own ideals and his foolish response to the theft of his phone drags him into shameful situations. Enter a PR agency which has created an unexpected campaign for “The Square” and an existential crisis results.