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The skin I live in

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Title The skin I live in [videorecording].
Publisher/Date [Pyrmont, N.S.W.] : Distributed by Paramount Home Entertainment (Australasia), c2012.
Pagination etc. 1 videodisc (DVD) (120 min.) : digital, col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Contents note "DVD9021."
Based on the novella "Mygale", by Thierry Jonquet.
DVD release of the 2011 motion picture with the Spanish title "La piel que habito".
Creation Note Score, Alberto Iglesias ; produced by Esther Garcia ; directed by Pedro Almodovar.
Performer note Elena Anaya, Marisa Paredes, Antonio Banderas.
Summary Note Since his wife was burned in a car crash, Dr. Robert Ledgard, an eminent plastic surgeon, has wanted to create a new skin with which he could have saved her. After twelve years, he cultivates a skin that is a real shield against every assault. Now, besides the years of study and experimentation, the unscrupulous doctor needs to find an accomplice, and a human guinea pig. Marrilia, the woman who looked after him from birth, is his most faithful accomplice. But where will they find the human pig?
Target audience note Rating: MA 15+.
Language note In Spanish. Subtitles in English.
Subject Plastic surgeons -- Drama
Human experimentation in medicine -- Drama
Feature films.
Thrillers (Motion pictures).
Added Author Paredes, Marisa, 1946-
Banderas, Antonio
Almodóvar, Pedro
Garcâia, Esther
Iglesias, Alberto
Jonquet, Thierry
Shelf Location DVD F SKIN
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