Own Skin

animation

Spring 2019

Animation by Geena Gasser and Saskia Tomlinson

Music by Lucie Treacher

Screened at Barbican, Hyde Park Picture House and Leeds International Film Festival

Showcased on Channel 4 Random Acts

Own Skin is an animated poem that explores the stigma surrounding body image. Inspired by research from Bodykind festival it aims to promote a positive message in times where self acceptance is hard. It encourages people to break through their self doubt and find comfort in their own skin.