THE MAN WHO SOLD HIS SKIN (104 NR)

THE MAN WHO SOLD HIS SKIN

SUMMARY

VIRTUAL CINEMAPOLIS SCREENINGS BEGIN 4/9/21
3 day rental available for $12
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Sam Ali, a young sensitive and impulsive Syrian, left his country for Lebanon to escape the war. To be able to travel to Europe and live with the love of his life, he accepts to have his back tattooed by one of the World’s most sulfurous contemporary artist. Turning his own body into a prestigious piece of art, Sam will however come to realize that his decision might actually mean anything but freedom.

Arabic & English with English subtitles

DIRECTOR: Kaouther Ben Hania
SCREENWRITER:Kaouther Ben Hania
CAST: Yahya Mahayni, Dea Liane, Koen De Bouw, Monica Bellucci, Saad Lostan


 

REVIEW

“Vivid, clever and ferocious about art, money, freedom, borders and the way the world treats asylum seekers.”

Sarah Ward, Concrete Playground