Les yeux sans visage (1959)
Franju, Georges
Surreal horror film.
Christine, the daughter of Dr Génessier, a brilliant surgeon, is horribly disfigured in a car crash. Feeling responsible, Génessier attempts to reconstruct her face using those of beautiful young women kidnapped by his assistant Louise. As each successive operation fails, Génessier must find more and more women to supply new young faces.
In French with English subtitles. Off-air recording BBC 2, 23/02/1997.
FR FILM 69(DVD) Open access