Billions of people throughout the world live profoundly simple but deeply meaningful lives. Think of the magnitude of this. Jesper tells stories that welcome us into this humanity. His are human fables, parables, and allegories, all founded on honesty and deep human connection. We see that life is full of possibility, but it can also be lonely. That people are beautiful, but they also have flaws. And that life can be sad, but it can also be funny. As viewers, we find ourselves inhabiting his protagonists, even when they aren’t anything like us. But of course, they are.