The premise of the film, written and directed by Alexander Payne is that Norwegian scientists have discovered the ultimate solution to the overpopulation that’s killing the planet: shrinking people to just five inches tall. Ten years on from the initial discovery and the creation of a small, hippieish Nordic community, the practice has taken off worldwide, and the benefits of the procedure are more keenly known.
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