LA PROPERA PELL

Isaki Lacuesta, Isa Campo

Spain, Switzerland 103 min min Fiction

Synopsis

Could be a family drama, a thriller o a portrait of rural life. But turns out this film co directed by captivating directors Isaki Lacuesta and Isa Campo, starts being all of those and ends generating much more. The relationships between a boy that comes out of nowhere, his fragile mother and his troubled uncle becomes a disturbing enigma: Is the boy really who he claims to be? And who is it, among all of them? Flirting with documentary genre, the film hides within a touching chronicle of a helpless puberty. Spanish premiere

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Filmmaker

Isaki Lacuesta

He is one of the Catalan filmmakers with the most projection and international recognition. He has been awarded with the Golden Shell in San Sebastián in two occasions, and has directed reference works which play with borders between reality and fiction such as Between Two WatersThe Double Steps or Cravan vs Cravan. His previous feature film, One Year, One Night, with an exceptional cast, was part of the Official Section of the Berlinale and won the Goya for Best Adapted Screenplay.

Filmography: Segundo Premio (co-directed, 2024, D'A 2024), Petges a l'herba (short film, 2023), La veu latent (short film, 2022), One Year, One Night (2022), Où en êtes-vous, Isaki Lacuesta? (short film, 2019), Between Two Waters (2018), Besar-te com un home (short film, 2016), The Next Skin (co-directed, 2016, D'A 2016), Download Vilches (short film, 2014), Murieron por encima de sus posibilidades (2014), El cuaderno de barro (2011), The Double Steps (2011), All Night Long (2010, D'A 2011), The Damned (2009), In Between Days (co-directed, 2009), Las variaciones Marker (mid-length film, 2008), The Legend of Time (2006), Cravan vs. Cravan (2002)

Isaki Lacuesta

Isa Campo

Isa Campo is a producer, scriptwriter of movies such as El gran vuelo, of Carolina Astudillo, and Game Over, of Alba Sotorra.

Filmography: La propera pell (2016).

Isa Campo

Film information

Original Title: The Next Skin
Director: Isaki Lacuesta, Isa Campo
Script: Isaki Lacuesta, Isa Campo, Fran Araújo
Contact: Corte y Confección de Películas
With: Àlex Monner, Emma Suárez, Sergi López, Bruno Todeschini
Country: Spain, Switzerland
Year: 2016
Format: DCP
Length: 103 min min
Language: Catalan, Spanish, French
Subtitles: Catalan, Spanish
Edition: 2016