The Man Who Sold His Skin
Academy Award Nominee – Best International Feature Film
His own body turned into a living work of art and promptly exhibited in a museum, Sam, a Syrian refugee, will soon realize to have sold away more than just his skin.
NR | 104 min | Drama / 2020 | Arabic with English Subtitles
Festivals/Awards: Stockholm Film Festival 2020- Best Screenplay, Venice Film Festival 2020- Winner- Edipo Re Award (Università degli Studi di Padova e ResInt Rete dell’Economia Sociale Internazionale)
“It weaves together satire and humane political awareness to create an original fable about art, privilege, freedom and identity..” —NPR
“A prickly cautionary tale of exploitation and commodification.” — New York Times