20:15 INTERNACIONALES 2019 MARTES 14

SKIN

Duración: 20’
País: USA
Dirección y Guión: Guy Nativ
Producción: Jaime Ray Newman

Sinopsis: Un pequeño supermercado en una ciudad de cuello azul, un hombre negro sonríe a un niño blanco de 10 años al otro lado del pasillo de la caja. Este momento inocuo envía a dos pandillas a una guerra despiadada que termina con una reacción impactante.

Synopsis: A small supermarket in a blue collar town, a black man smiles at a 10 year old white boy across the checkout aisle. This innocuous moment sends two gangs into a ruthless war that ends with a shocking backlash.

Director’s biography: Guy Nattiv is an acclaimed writer/director from Tel Aviv, Israel. An accomplished commercial director for more than ten years, Guy has shot campaigns around the world for Coca-Cola, Diet Coke, Nestle, Skoda, and Mercedes amongst many others. His first feature, “STRANGERS, premiered at the Sundance & Tribeca Film Festivals in 2008. It was based on his short film “Strangers” (with Erez Tadmor) that won best short at Sundance two years earlier. It was short-listed for the Academy Awards, and won over 20 festivals world-wide. His second feature, “THE FLOOD (Mabul)” won the top prize at the Berlin Film Festival in 2011, two awards at the Thesaloniki film festivals, best film at Haifa Film Festival and was nominated for 6 Israeli Academy Awards. His third film, “MAGIC MEN (with Erez Tadmor), was shot in Greece and premiered at the Palm Springs Film Festival in 2014. It won “Best Actor” in the Israeli Academy and the Audience Award at the MAUI film festival. Guy is currently in post production with his first U.S. feature film, “SKIN” Based on the true story of Bryon Widner. Produced by Maven Pictures and Oren Moverman (Sight Unseen) with Jamie Bell, Vera Framiga, Danielle MacDonald, Bill Camp. He currently resides in Los Angeles with his wife and partner, actress Jaime Ray Newman.

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