A Dogme film in danger of giving a tiring genre a good name, Susanne Bier's love tragedy is deeply involving and intensely moving. When a woman's lover is paralysed in a car accident, she falls in love with his married doctor. Not once in its two hours does the film hit a dishonest note, there's subtle humour, and the acting's exemplary. You'll be tenderised.

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A Dogme film in danger of giving a tiring genre a good name, Susanne Bier’s love tragedy is deeply involving and intensely moving. When a woman’s lover is paralysed in a car accident, she falls in love with his married doctor. Not once in its two hours does the film hit a dishonest note, there’s subtle humour, and the acting’s exemplary. You’ll be tenderised.