24th February 2005
The Sons Room
Director: Nanni Moretti
Italy, France, 2002
Run Time: 99 minutes, Certificate: ,
Psychoanalyst Giovanni, much loved by his wife Paola (Morante) and two teenage children, Irene (Trinca) and Andrea (Sanfelice). Working from the small practice that adjoins his apartment, Giovanni spends his days listening to the various neuroses of his troubled patients, whilst secretly savouring his own tranquil existence. That tranquillity is forever shattered, however, when a work commitment forces him to sacrifice a father/son activity. Andrea makes fresh plans to go diving with friends and sadly never returns...