Barber-surgeon Johan Gustav Daadh's life takes an unexpected turn as he's coming back from the war in Finland and seeing a patient home. He gets offered the job of district commissioner, i.e. police inspector. He's also fallen in love with the chief constable's wife, Magdalena. When he realizes that Magdalena believes in him, he accepts the position and takes on his former patient, Simon Freund as his assistant. He intends to use his position to make a difference in the name of justice. Directed... [see more] by Rickard Petrelius, 2011, color. In Swedish with English subtitles.