Film show: 'The Man Who Sold His Skin', Tunisia's provocative Oscar contender

Published Apr 07 2021 at 1:26 PM GMT
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  • Our guest is Tunisian filmmaker Kaouther Ben Hania, whose latest movie has been nominated for best international feature at the Oscars at the end of the month.
  • The powerful film is a very different take on the plight of refugees and immigration.
  • Starring Monica Bellucci and"Yahya Mahayn, "The Man Who Sold His Skin" tells the story of a Syrian refugee who agrees to become a living piece of art so he can travel to Europe.
  • The director tells us more about what inspired her to make the film.




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  • Published Apr 7, 2021 1:26 PM GMT