Directed by : Peter BOGDANOVICH
Country : UNITED STATES
Award for Best Actress (tied) , 1985
South California, nowadays... In one out of 20 million births; calcium forms in excessive quantities and the skeleton of the brain becomes over-developed during growth, giving a being leonine future: like Rocky Denis. The doctors gave him a short time to live, but that was long ago..."Based on a true story, "Mask" is about courage and hope in the sure knowledge of imminent death, and about the deceptiveness of judging by people's appearances, or, often, even by their actions".