Iva recently lost her mother in a car accident. While struggling with the grief, she discovers that there are parts of her mother’s life that the family members have not known about. Iva becomes obsessed with finding out more about these secrets. Through the grief and the search, Iva creates her own somewhat strange and dreamlike world. The film captures Iva’s condition in a very beautiful and poetic way. We get to know and feel the despair and confusion of Iva. History of love has been acclaimed for its artistry and it is truly a film that feels.
– Karin Johansson