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The Next Skin (2016)

La propera pell (original title)
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A teenager who went missing and was presumed dead returns home after eight years to find a family deeply affected by his disappearance. Gradually, doubts arise about whether he really is the missing boy or an impostor.
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Àlex Monner ... Gabriel
Emma Suárez ... Ana
Sergi López ... Enric
Bruno Todeschini ... Michel
Igor Szpakowski ... Joan
Sílvia Bel ... Glòria
Greta Fernández ... Clara
Mikel Iglesias ... Amic Joan 1
Pablo Rosset Pablo Rosset ... Amic Joan 2 (as Pablo Roset)
Guillem Jorba Guillem Jorba ... Amic Joan 3 (as Guillem Jorba Prats)
Pol Fercan Pol Fercan ... Amic Joan 4
Alex Moreu Garriga Alex Moreu Garriga ... Monitor 1 (as Àlex Moreu)
Fred Adenis ... Monitor 2
Lucy Tillett Lucy Tillett ... Monitora
Intissar El Meskine Intissar El Meskine ... Noia centre menors
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A teenager who went missing and was presumed dead returns home after eight years to find a family deeply affected by his disappearance. Gradually, doubts arise about whether he really is the missing boy or an impostor.

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Country:

Spain | Switzerland

Language:

Catalan | French | Spanish

Release Date:

21 October 2016 (Spain) See more »

Also Known As:

The next skin See more »

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Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$159,020
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Aspect Ratio:

1.78 : 1
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Severed Ties
Written by Carles Ribas and Fco. Javier González
Performed by Islandia Nunca Quema
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Well-made film
20 May 2017 | by smithellie1966See all my reviews

I have just watched it on Netflix. I've yet to name a Spanish movie that I did not really like. May be it was "Leaving" (2009), Partir (original title), which I think is an exception, for Sergi López was a miscast. Everyone's acting in The Next Skin, including Sergi López were very good. I was really impressed with Àlex Monner performance. The film kept me engaged from the first minute through the very end. The tension was building up nicely and kept me guessing what the next scene was going to bring. I deeply cared about the characters. The ending was totally different from what I thought it would be. Overall The Next skin is a nicely made film I recommend to watch.


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