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The Resource The skin I live in : La piel que habito, Canal+ España ; El Deseo ; Instituto de Crédito Oficial ; TVE ; screenplay, Pedro Almodovar ; producer, Esther Garcia ; director, Pedro Almodovar, (DVD videorecording)

The skin I live in : La piel que habito, Canal+ España ; El Deseo ; Instituto de Crédito Oficial ; TVE ; screenplay, Pedro Almodovar ; producer, Esther Garcia ; director, Pedro Almodovar, (DVD videorecording)

Label
The skin I live in : La piel que habito
Title
The skin I live in
Title remainder
La piel que habito
Statement of responsibility
Canal+ España ; El Deseo ; Instituto de Crédito Oficial ; TVE ; screenplay, Pedro Almodovar ; producer, Esther Garcia ; director, Pedro Almodovar
Title variation
La piel que habito
Contributor
Actor
Screenwriter
Director
Producer
Subject
Genre
Language
  • spa
  • fre
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • spa
Summary
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?
Cataloging source
JFN
Characteristic
videorecording
Intended audience
  • MPAA rating: R; for disturbing violent content including sexual assault, strong sexuality, graphic nudity, drug use, and language.
  • OFRB rating: 18A
Language note
Spanish or French dialogue with optional English or French subtitles ; Subtitled for the deaf and hard of hearing
PerformerNote
Elena Anaya, Jan Cornet, Marisa Paredes, Antonio Banderas, Roberto Alamo
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1946-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Banderas, Antonio
  • Anaya, Elena
  • Cornet, Jan
  • Paredes, Marisa
  • Alamo, Roberto
  • Almodóvar, Pedro
  • García, Esther
  • Columbia TriStar Home Entertainment (Firm)
  • Sony Pictures Home Entertainment (Firm)
  • Canal+ España (Firm)
  • Deseo, S.A
  • Instituto de Crédito Oficial (Spain)
  • Televisión Española
Runtime
117
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Plastic surgeons
  • Human experimentation in medicine
  • Feature films
  • Thrillers (Motion pictures)
  • Films for the hearing impaired
  • Foreign films
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
The skin I live in : La piel que habito, Canal+ España ; El Deseo ; Instituto de Crédito Oficial ; TVE ; screenplay, Pedro Almodovar ; producer, Esther Garcia ; director, Pedro Almodovar, (DVD videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • DVD version available only as a supplement to the Blu-ray
  • Special features: Making of featurette, On the red carpet: New York premiere, trailer
  • For specific features see menu
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen.
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 120 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
digital
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn778699742
  • (OCoLC)778699742
System details
DVD, widescreen, Dolby digital
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The skin I live in : La piel que habito, Canal+ España ; El Deseo ; Instituto de Crédito Oficial ; TVE ; screenplay, Pedro Almodovar ; producer, Esther Garcia ; director, Pedro Almodovar, (DVD videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • DVD version available only as a supplement to the Blu-ray
  • Special features: Making of featurette, On the red carpet: New York premiere, trailer
  • For specific features see menu
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen.
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 120 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
digital
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn778699742
  • (OCoLC)778699742
System details
DVD, widescreen, Dolby digital
Video recording format
DVD

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