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The man who sold his skin  Cover Image DVD DVD

The man who sold his skin / Tanit Films & Cinetelefilms present ; a production of Tanit Films, Cinetelefilms, Twenty Twenty Vision, Kwassa Films, Laika Film & Television ; in association with ZDF/Arte ; in coproduction with Metafora Media Production, Sunnyland Film, Film i Väst, VOO et BeTV, Istiqlal Films ; a film by Kaouther Ben Hania ; produced by Nadim Cheikhrouha, Habib Attia, Thanassis Karathanos, Martin Hampel, Annabella Nezri, Andreas Rocksén.

Bin Hanīyah, Kawthar, (film director,, screenwriter.). Cheikhrouha, Nadim, (film producer.). ʻAṭīyah, Muḥammad Ḥabīb, (film producer.). Karathanos, Thanassis, (film producer.). Hampel, Martin, (film producer.). Nezri, Annabella, (film producer.). Rocksén, Andreas, 1963- (film producer.). Mahayni, Yahya, (actor.). Liane, Dea, (actor.). Bouw, Koen de, 1964- (actor.). Bellucci, Monica, 1968- (actor.). Tanit Films, (presenter,, production company.). Cinétéléfilms (Firm), (presenter,, production company.). Twenty Twenty Vision Filmproduktion, (production company.). Kwassa Films, (production company.). Laika Film & Television AB, (production company.). ZDF/Arte (Firm), (production company.). Metafora Media Production, (production company.). Sunnyland Film, (production company.). Film i Väst (Firm), (production company.). VOO (Firm), (production company.). BeTV (Firm), (production company.). Istiqlal Films, (production company.). Samuel Goldwyn Films (Firm), (publisher.). Yahya Mahayni, Dea Liane, Koen de Bouw, Monica Bellucci. (Cast).


A young Syrian refugee loans his back as a canvas to a famous tattoo artist to gain freedom of movement around the world as a living work of art.

Record details

  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (104 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: Los Angeles, CA : Samuel Goldwyn Films, [2021]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Inspired by Wim Delvoye's living work Tim (2006).
Wide screen.
Bonus features: Focus interviews with Kaouther Ben Hania, Monica Bellucci, and Yahya Mahayni.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Director of photography, Christopher Aoun ; editor, Marie-Hélène Dozo ; music, Amine Bouhafa.
Participant or Performer Note:
Yahya Mahayni, Dea Liane, Koen de Bouw, Monica Bellucci.
Target Audience Note:
MPAA rating: Not rated.
System Details Note:
DVD, NTSC, region 1; Dolby digital 5.1 or 2.0.
Terms Governing Use and Reproduction Note:
For private home use only.
Language Note:
In English, Arabic, and French with English subtitles; English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing (SDH).
Subject: Refugees > Drama.
Art > Drama.
Genre: Drama.
Feature films.
Fiction films.
Feature films.
Fiction films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.

Available copies

  • 1 of 1 copy available at Homer Library. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Homer Library System. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Homer Public Library.


  • 0 current holds with 1 total copy.
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Homer Public Library DVD MAN (Text) 000163143 Video Available -

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