Sam Ali, a young sensitive and impulsive Syrian, left his country for Lebanon to escape the war. To be able to travel to Europe and live with the love of his life, he accepts to have his back tattooed by one of the World’s most sulfurous contemporary artist. Turning his own body into a prestigious piece of art, Sam will however come to realize that his decision might actually mean anything but freedom.



The Man Who Sold His Skin

1h 44m

Director: Kaouther Ben Hania
Cast: Yahya Mahayni, Dea Liane, Koen de Bouw, Monica Bellucci, Darina Al Joundi, Christian Vadim, Wim Delvoye

UK Release: Cinemas 24th September 2021