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Skin (2018)

A small supermarket in a blue collar town, a black man smiles at a 10 year old white boy across the checkout aisle. This innocuous moment sends two gangs into a ruthless war that ends with a shocking backlash.

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Guy Nattiv
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Nominated for 1 Oscar. Another 3 wins & 2 nominations. See more awards »

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Cast

Credited cast:
Johnse Allende Jr. ... Idris
Zeus Campbell Zeus Campbell ... Malik
Lonnie Chavis ... Bronny
Jared Day ... Adrian
Sam Dillon ... Nasty Nate
Shelley Francisco ... Savannah
Maliq Johnson ... Lonnie
Ronnie Tyrone Lee ... Tyree
Danielle Macdonald ... Christa
David Maloney ... Timmy
Jahdai Pickett Jahdai Pickett ... Draymond
Katie Ryan ... April
Jackson Robert Scott ... Troy
Ashley Thomas ... Jaydee
Jonathan Tucker ... Johnny Aldd
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A small supermarket in a blue collar town, a black man smiles at a 10 year old white boy across the checkout aisle. This innocuous moment sends two gangs into a ruthless war that ends with a shocking backlash.

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Children will suffer for their parents' misdeeds.

Genres:

Short | Drama

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Official Sites:

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

August 2018 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Skin See more »

Filming Locations:

California, USA

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Sound Mix:

Dolby Digital

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.78 : 1
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Trivia

A feature, not based on the short film, was produced in 2018. It stars Jamie Bell and premiered at the Toronto International Film Festival. See more »

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Featured in The Oscar Nominated Short Films 2019: Live Action (2019) See more »

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Horrifyingly Clever
18 February 2019 | by trollerbrendanSee all my reviews

Very thought provoking, and a huge moment that made everybody in the audience shriek with horror. Go see it!


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