Upon finding out that his estranged father has died, Adam starts to piece together the complicated life of a man he barely knew and starts to believe that his father may not have been human.
Title: Sky Peals
Directed by: Moin Hussain
Premiere & awards: Venice Film Festival 2023, Settimana Internazionale della Critica
Produced by: Escape Films Ltd, UK
Country: United Kingdom
Adam works nightshifts at a motorway service station, living a small and lonely life with little human contact or connection. Upon hearing that his estranged father has died, Adam finds himself piecing together a complicated image of a man that he never really knew and uncovers details of his life that he struggles to comprehend. Learning that his father believed he was not human, Adam initially dismisses the notion outright. However, unable to shake the thought, he begins to wonder: if this were true, what would make him?
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