Documentary, 26 mins, 2008
An unsettling meditation on death and creativity, Skin examines the 15-year collaboration between tattooist and artist eX de Medici and her subject Geoff Ostling, as they negotiate the possibility of bequeathing Geoff's completely tattoed skin as an artwork when he dies.
The film went on to screen at Tribeca, IDFA and to win the WWSFF Best Documentary prize. The film was part of the first season of the successful Anatomy series created by Matchbox films.
Directed by Rhys Graham
Produced by Tony Ayres & Michael McMahon
Cinematography by Katie Milwright
Edited by Andy Canny
Score by Christopher O’Young