The Parents' Room
35mm film, CGI animation, color, sound, loop, 2021
Screening version: 10'
World Premiere: 53rd Directors' Fortnight, 74th Cannes Film Festival, 7–17 July 2021

A family gathers around a bed to sing a lament to their own deaths, accompanied by a blackbird.

Project supported by the Directorate-General for Contemporary Creativity by the Italian Ministry of Culture
under the Italian Council program (2019).

Original Score
Federico Chiari
Production & Prosthetic Design
Lorenzo Cianchi
Pierluigi Laffi
Animation & Compositing
Diego Zuelli
Produced by
Jacqui Davies
Camilla Romeo