Knives and Skin

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to navigation Jump to search
Knives and Skin
Directed byJennifer Reeder
Produced byBrian Hieggelke
Jan Hieggelke
Written byJennifer Reeder
StarringRaven Whitley
Ty Olwin
Marika Engelhardt
Music byNick Zinner
CinematographyChristopher Rejano
Edited byMike Olenick
Newcity's Chicago Film Project
Release date
  • February 9, 2019 (2019-02-09) (Berlin)
Running time
111 minutes
CountryUnited States

Knives and Skin is an American psychological thriller film, directed by Jennifer Reeder and released in 2019.[1] Set in an unnamed small town in the American Midwest, the film centers on the disappearance of high school student Carolyn Harper (Raven Whitley), and explores its effect on the townspeople.[2]

The film's cast also includes Ty Olwin, Marika Engelhardt, Marilyn Dodds Frank, Tim Hopper, Audrey Francis, Grace Smith, James Vincent Meredith, Robert T. Cunningham, Kayla Carter and Kate Arrington.[3]

The film premiered at the 2019 Berlin International Film Festival,[4] and had its American premiere at the Tribeca Film Festival.[5]


  1. ^ Parker, Andrew (May 29, 2019). "Inside Out 2019 Review: Knives and Skin". Retrieved July 21, 2019.
  2. ^ Donato, Matt (May 3, 2019). "Tribeca 2019: KNIVES AND SKIN Review: A Stylistically Sharp Suburban Noir". Dread Central.
  3. ^ Kikta, Lorry (May 8, 2019). "Knives and Skin". Film Threat.
  4. ^ Clarke, Stewart (December 19, 2018). "Berlin Film Festival: First Generation Section Films Unveiled". Variety.
  5. ^ Dalton, Stephen (April 15, 2019). "'Knives and Skin': Film Review". The Hollywood Reporter.

External links[edit]