A family drama based on the true and touching story of Maria Sodahl, filmmaker and director of ‘Hope’, sharing her personal experiences on screen in a smart and sensitive way. The extraordinary acting talent by the film’s lead actress, won the Norwegian Academy Award for her role.
Forty-three-year-old Anja lives with her husband Thomas, and together they raise a large family with many biological and adopted children.
Their home is one filled with love and affection, however, as the years go by, the couple seems to have learned to live their lives independently.
One day, Anja receives unexpected, tragic news and the lives of the entire family shatter. Anja, determined to keep her family together, strives to save it, at least with a little hope.