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Skin Deep

Israel, 1996 (MIFF 1997, Fiction)

Director: Ran Tal, Etgar Keret

Skin Deep is a beautifully told black comedy from Israel. After Shabatov gets a tattoo of a love heart with his girlfriend's name Malka across it, he pays her a surprise visit, and to his surprise - she's having sex with another man. Now he has two options, abandon his belief in eternal love or find another girl with the same name.

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