Louise Cantor is an archeologist on a dig in Greece. She is 54 years old, divorced, the mother of a 28-year-old son, Henrik, and devoted to her aging father. When trying to reach Henrik, without success, she decides to go home to Sweden. After a long and tiring trip, she makes her way to Henrik’s flat. When he doesn’t answer the bell, she uses her key to enter and instantly senses that something is very wrong. She’s right. Henrik is in bed…dead.
With the instinct of a mother, Louise is sure that he was murdered. But the police rule the death a suicide, and the authorities close the case. She is devastated and feels as thou