For a better experience on MUBI, update your browser.

For a Son

Per un figlio

Italy, Sri Lanka, 2017


Sunita, a middle-aged Sri Lankan woman, lives with her teenage son on the outskirts of a northern Italian city where she works as a caregiver. The relationship between mother and son is fraught with tension and silence.

This film is not currently playing on MUBI but 30 other great films are. See what’s now showing
For a Son Directed by Suranga Deshapriya Katugampala