Eyes Without A Face
Les yeux sans visage
France | 1960 | 90’ | DCP | Color in English and DCP | French | Group: C
Director: Georges Franju
Georges Franju’s psychological thriller masterpiece that has inspired countless later horror films including Halloween (1978), The Skin I Live In (2011) and Holy Motors (2012), to name but a few.
After causing an accident that left his daughter Christiane severely disfigured, the brilliant surgeon Dr. Génessier works tirelessly to give the girl a new face. He does so however by kidnapping young women and attempting face transplants. He has been woefully unsuccessful to date. The doctor’s world begins to collapse around him when his daughter realizes just what he has been doing.
* Pre-screening introduction by director Kurosawa Kiyoshi
* With the support of Institut Francais
|Dec 11 (Sun)||9:00pm||UA Galaxy|
|Cast||Pierre Brasseur, Alida Valli,|
|François Guérin, Edith Scob|
|Scriptwriters||Pierre Boileau, Thomas Narcejac,|
|Jean Redon, Claude Sautet|
|Original Author||Jean Redon|
|Art Director||Margot Capelier|
|Production||Champs-Élysées Productions, Lux Film|