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

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Release Date:
4 December 2002 (France) See more »
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A woman grows increasingly fascinated with her body after suffering a disfiguring accident. | Full synopsis »
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Over the edge, disturbing and thought-provoking See more (37 total) »

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

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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Runtime:
93 min
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Certification:
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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28 out of 29 people found the following review useful.
Over the edge, disturbing and thought-provoking, 23 May 2006
Author: Ata-2 from LA

This is a movie made with the confidence of one who knows exactly what she is trying to communicate. The problem is that what is being communicated is so far beyond the norm that it is not going to be easily grasped. Esther is a highly intelligent young woman. The main thread of the story begins when she accidentally injures herself. Through the injury she begins to see her herself as merely meat, an object. Meat can not suffer, has no emotions, has no ambitions, is immune to the pressures and pettiness of everyday life. She finds this release increasingly more fascinating and attractive. This is not something she can communicate to anyone around her so she explores it in secret attempting to finally exist as a mere object devoid of all humanity. Her loneliness adds a cutting edge of sadness to the story. If she found the right person to share her thoughts with we may have ended up with an equally bizarre love story.

I found it difficult to watch this movie all the way through without a break. Some of my friends have not even managed to watch it past the first twenty minutes. If you do manage to sit through this movie, I am pretty sure that not only will you thereafter remember it vividly, you will also find it hard to stop talking about it.

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