THE GUEST

a feature film by Duccio Chiarini

Dumped by his girlfriend and finding himself stranded on different couches at friends’ places, Guido (38) tries to transform his drift into an opportunity for a new beginning.

 

DIRECTOR
Duccio Chiarini (Short Skin -Venice FF2014, BerlinFF2015)

STORY
Duccio Chiarini
Davide Lantieri
Marco Pettenello

SCREENPLAY
Duccio Chiarini
Roan Johnson
Davide Lantieri
Marco Pettenello

PRODUCTION
Mood Film (Italy)

WITH
Rai Cinema (Italy)
RSI Radiotelevisione svizzera (Switzerland)

IN ASSOCIATION WITH
Relief (Italy)

IN CO-PRODUCTION WITH
Cineddoke (Switzerland)
House on Fire (France)

WITH THE SUPPORT OF
MIBACT National Production Fund (Italy)
MIBACT / CNC Co-development Fund (Italy/France)
LAZIO Regional Co-production Fund (Italy)
UFC Ufficio Federale della Cultura(Switzerland)

PRODUCED BY
Tommaso Arrighi

CO-PRODUCED BY
Michela Pini
Vincent Wang
Fred Bellaiche

ASSOCIATED PRODUCERS
Valentina Avenia
Valerio Mastandrea

DEVELOPMENT WORKSHOPS
Cinéfondation Le Residence (France, Paris, 2015)
TorinoFilmLab Frame Work (Italy, Turin, 2016) – Production Award

CO-PRODUCTION MARKETS
CineMart – Cinéfondation Selection (Holland, Rotterdam Film Festival, 2016)
Berlinale Co-Production Market (Germany, Berlin Film Festival, 2016)
Alliance for Development (Switzerland, Locarno Film Festival, 2016)
Gap Financing Market – Venice Production Bridge (Italy, Venice Film Festival 2017)