Crisis is originally an old Greek word meaning cleansing or solution.
This film is about a miracle – a little pill which within the last 10 to 15 years has conquered the way most of us handle a crisis in life.
A wonderful relief was invented: a pill which promised to make the dark moments of life much brighter. The antidepressant.
With a growth rate looking like an epidemic, the number of people using antidepressants has continually been on the rise for the last 20 years. Every 10th grown up is now on the pill in most Western European countries making antidepressants, with global sales of app. 20 billion $, one of the most lucrative products of the medical industry.
But something seems to be terribly wrong.