The Man Who Sold His Skin (still), 2020

Kaouther Ben Hania
The Man Who Sold His Skin (still)
Digital video, colour, sound;
90 minutes
Courtesy of FCI Distribution


The March Meeting Film Programme presents award-winning films, which investigate the refugee crisis through films that explore survival, immigration and freedom.

March Meeting 2021: Unravelling the Present, an annual gathering of artists, curators and art practitioners to explore critical issues in contemporary art, will be held between 12–21 March.

Screening Information

12 March 2021
The Man Who Sold His Skin (2020)
Director: Kaouther Ben Hania
Belgium, France, Germany, Sweden, Tunisia
Narrative | 90 minutes
Arabic, English and French with English subtitles

19 March 2021
Drowning Letters (2020)
Director: Paula Palacios
Documentary | 81 minutes
Arabic, English, French and Spanish with English subtitles

All film screenings begin at 8.30 pm in Sharjah Art Foundation’s open-air Mirage City Cinema, Al Mureijah Art Spaces.

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