‘Skin’ will have its first premiere at two main sections of the 38th Fajr Film Festival including “New Look” and “Soday-e Simorgh”. Iran most prestigious film event will take place in Tehran on February 1-10, 2020.
As the first Azari-language film in Iranian cinema, Bahman and Bahram Ark’s debut directing experience is a mixture of romance and fantasy genres.
Produced by Mohammadreza Mesbah, ‘Skin’ narrates the story of a family consisting of a mother and a son who have faced a problem in life. The family is involved in some magic and superstitions.
Ark brothers have already made an award-winning short film titled ‘AniMal’ which is the story of a man who is trying to illegally cross the border. The man chooses to camouflage inside a dead animals skin.
The 15-minute short is the winner of the second prize in the Cinéfondation category at the 70th edition of the Cannes Film Festival and the best short film award at the 36th Fajr Film Festival.