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1 hr. 33 min.

Plot Summary
A Parisian marketing professional, Esther (Marina de Van) has a gruesome secret. She's been obsessed with the damage she can inflict upon her own body ever since sustaining a deep cut in an accident. Esther cuts her flesh with knives, scissors and other sharp household objects. Her behavior, of course, deeply worries her boyfriend Vincent (Laurent Lucas), but Esther can't stop harming herself. Soon her self-mutilation places her in mortal danger.

Cast: Marina de Van , Laurent Lucas , Léa Drucker , Thibault de Montalembert , Dominique Reymond , Bernard Alane , Marc Rioufol , Francois Lamotte

Director: Marina de Van

Genres: Drama

Distributor: Wellspring Cinema

In My Skin (2002)

Release Date: November 7th, 2003|1 hr. 33 min.

critic reviews (10)
fan reviews ( )
  • 25
    C.W. Nevius San Francisco Chronicle

    A bloody mess. show more

  • 63
    Jami Bernard New York Daily News

    Even aside from the metaphorical aspect, this may be the first movie to give a precise sense of what drives people who self-mutilate. show more

  • 40
    The Hollywood Reporter

    A bizarre exercise in perversion that will well test even the most jaded art house audiences' appetite for the offbeat. show more

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