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Short Skin

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Short Skin

Directed by Duccio Chiarini

  • Italy, Iran, United Kingdom 2014; 86 min
  • Original version: Italian
  • Genre: Drama, Comedy
    • Best Debut Film - Ciak d’Oro
    • Grand Prix, Prix de la Jeunesse - Cabourg Film Festival
    • Mario Verdone Award - European FF

  • From the director of THE GUEST presented at Berlinale Co-Production Market
    From the director of THE GUEST presented at TorinoFilmLab Meeting Event
    From the director of THE GUEST presented at Venice Gap-Financing Market

Press Quotes

Funny and tender about male adolescence at its most — ouch! — vulnerable, Short Skin was not just the class of this year’s Biennale College; it was one of the smartest, most enjoyable films at Venice 71.

Richard Corliss, TIME

A captivating first feature.

Stefan Dobroiu, Cineuropa


Addio, Lido: Last Postcards from the Venice Film Festival

Richard Corliss & Mary Corliss, TIME

Short Skin: an endearing struggle

Stefan Dobroiu, Cineuropa

Interview: Duccio Chiarini, Director: "I wanted a film that would be entertaining and have a Swedish feel to it"

Camillo de Marco, Cineuropa