We wanted to create a character of the skin in sound. All the skin touching moments are really delicate. By exaggerating the sound of it, you get really close to Tessa. You can almost feel it yourself.

Dear Skin


In a letter to her skin, Tessa Schiethart speaks to her body about the social perception when looking different than the norm. Tessa Schiethart is a writer, coach and public speaker who stands up agains lookism (discrimination based on looks) and advocates the importance of self-acceptance.

Cast: Tessa Schiethart
Director: Marit van der Heijden
DoP: Danny Noordanus
Editor: Alda Hardanto
Sound design & mix: Elephant Ears