Eva Giolo

Flowers blooming in our throats

16mm scanned to digital file, color, 4:3, stereo, BE, 2020, 8’42"

Everyday occupations, some domestic tools, fruits, light, rope and many hands. Hands that dig in the earth, that cut, that cook, that touch, rip, wash, squeeze, erase, press, push. The sound of domestic spaces and its silence. Red flowers one summer.

Flowers blooming in our throat is a a cinematic poem in response to the worldwide pandemic of 2020. Commissioned and produced by in between art films for the project mascarilla 19 – codes of domestic violence.


directed, filmed and edited by eva giolo
commissioned/produced by in between art films for the project mascarilla 19 – codes of domestic violence
co-produced by elephy
featuring sirah foighel brutmann, eva claus
eva giolo, pascale gerbaux, lola heckers
martha t’hooft, constance neuenschwander
yuichiro onuma, veronika vimpelova
executive producer leonardo bigazzi
camera eva claus, eva giolo
sound design simonluca laitempergher
colourist lennert de taeye

  • Flowers blooming in our throats will be on display at the following locations:
  • Teatrino of Palazzo Grassi, Venice, IT, December 14, 2020
  • Lo Schermo dell’Arte international film festival, Florence, IT ,November 10-14, 2020
  • MAXXI (the National Museum of 21st Century Arts), Rome IT, October 14, 2020