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In My Skin -- A woman grows increasingly fascinated with her body after suffering a disfiguring accident.

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4 December 2002 (France) See more »
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A woman grows increasingly fascinated with her body after suffering a disfiguring accident. | Add synopsis »
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Cast

  (in credits order)
Marina de Van ... Esther

Laurent Lucas ... Vincent

Léa Drucker ... Sandrine
Thibault de Montalembert ... Daniel
Dominique Reymond ... La cliente
Bernard Alane ... Le client

Marc Rioufol ... Henri
François Lamotte ... Pierre
Adrien de Van ... L'interne
Alain Rimoux ... Le pharmacien
rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Chantal Baroin ... Invitée
Caroline Brunner ... Serveuse
Wilfried Malori ... Nageur
Giovanni Portincasa
Damien Roussineau ... Nageur
Thomas de Van ... Le serveur
Thierry Vermuth ... Invité
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Directed by
Marina de Van 
 
Writing credits
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Marina de Van 

Produced by
Stéphanie Carreras .... associate producer
Laurence Farenc .... producer
Alain Rocca .... associate producer
Laurent Soregaroli .... associate producer
 
Original Music by
Esbjorn Svensson 
 
Cinematography by
Pierre Barougier 
 
Film Editing by
Mike Fromentin 
 
Casting by
Brigitte Moidon 
 
Production Design by
Baptiste Glaymann 
 
Art Direction by
Baptiste Glaymann 
 
Set Decoration by
Christelle Maisonneuve (set decoration)
 
Costume Design by
Marielle Robaut 
 
Makeup Department
Dominique Colladant .... special makeup effects artist
 
Production Management
Laurent Lecêtre .... production manager
Thierry Muscat .... unit production manager
 
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Hubert Barbin .... assistant director
 
Art Department
Frank Pitussi .... property master
 
Sound Department
Jérôme Aghion .... sound
Sonia Bogdanovsky .... assistant sound editor
Christophe Bourreau .... foley artist
Sophie Guindon .... assistant to sound editor
Cyril Holtz .... sound re-recording mixer
Denis Jaillet-Marsigny .... sound recordist
Jérôme Wiciak .... sound
 
Special Effects by
Dominique Colladant .... special effects supervisor
 
Visual Effects by
Alice Guien .... post production manager
 
Camera and Electrical Department
Nicolas Beauchamp .... assistant camera
Tiphaine Birotheau .... second assistant camera
Stephane Canda .... key grip
Mathieu Caudroy .... Steadicam operator
Philippe Gilles .... gaffer
Christophe Henry .... still photographer
Damien Tessandier .... assistant camera
 
Casting Department
Muriel Habert .... casting assistant
 
Music Department
Bassmati .... composer: additional music
Benjamin Caillaud .... music editor
 
Other crew
Marc Adjadj .... actor's coach
Adrien de Van .... assistant actor's coach
Guillaume Lips .... digital grader
Estelle Sanson .... production assistant
Karen Waks .... script supervisor
 

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Also Known As:
"Dans ma peau" - France (original title)
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93 min
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Australia:R | Canada:16+ (Québec) | France:-16 (with warning) | Germany:16 | Hong Kong:III | New Zealand:R18 | Singapore:R21 | Switzerland:18 (canton of Geneva) | Switzerland:18 (canton of Vaud) | UK:18 | USA:Unrated
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10 out of 17 people found the following review useful.
The sums of her parts, 29 June 2004
Author: nathalie tomaszewski from Seattle

Women's self mutilation has unfortunately because as common a subject as Hollywood hippest diet; in other words, a sad realization. The existentialist Simone de Beauvoir wrote that in order to gain power women needed to first define themselves because their reality had been defined by patriarchy and a male eye. It is therefore easy to understand why women would mutilate the body they have, since it is something that they have not yet learned to relate to as theirs. This gem of a movie has more tons to it that bears the eye. Beneath the bloody squirt of the skin pulled from the flesh and the muscle, lies the bone of the complexity of the part relating to the whole, the obsessive details our society feeds upon and the excruciating distance between food and its root. Filmed in a daring way, with repetitive and surrealistic close-ups, the films soaks in a Kafkaesque reality. The protagonist becomes the investigator, investigating herself desperately trying to grasp meaning of herself and our modern world, while flirting with madness. There is always one line or one word that sums up a good movie. For Chinatown, it was "get the girl", for Reservoir Dogs it was " we are professionals", and for In my Skins, the word is "details". Pay close attention.

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