SKIN is visual and poetic exploration of self-discovery, using powerful symbolism to depict a woman's transformation into a man. With the help of her inner manifestation, the ice man, she sheds her old skin and embraces her true identity, highlighting the transformative power of self-discovery.
Skin was selected by the Academy (Oscars) as a semifinalist for the Student Academy Awards, July 2023
Director/Writer/Cinematographer: Leo Behrens
Producer: Ilayda Çetinkaya
Production Designer: Mojo Wen
Editor: Ale Armijo