Eyes Without a Face + American Mary

Eyes Without a Face + American Mary
Podcast: Double Feature
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Surgery, both domestic and foreign. #babysfirstsoska! Where does Eyes Without a Face fit into the history of cinema, and how can you know? L...

Posted February 11, 2016
Hosted by Eric Thirteen & Michael Koester
Tags:All PodcastsYear 8

Episode Notes

Surgery, both domestic and foreign. #babysfirstsoska! Where does Eyes Without a Face fit into the history of cinema, and how can you know? Looking to more recent films that drew inspiration. True horror, even today. Timeless effects techniques. Eyes Without a Face and identity. Why the filmmaker’s intent is valuable, even if you don’t care about the filmmakers intent. American Mary. A personal journey through The Soska Sisters. Twisted Twins and Katherine Isabelle. American Mary and attempting to steal from the Canadians. The rest of the Soska twins’ discography.

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Eyes Without a Face

Eyes Without a Face


Released: November 24, 1962
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Director: Georges Franju
Writer: Jean Redon, Pierre Boileau, Thomas Narcejac
Starring: Pierre Brasseur, Alida Valli, Juliette Mayniel

A surgeon causes an accident which leaves his daughter disfigured, and goes to extremes to give her a new face.

American Mary

American Mary


Released: January 11, 2013
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Director: Jen Soska, Sylvia Soska
Writer: Jen Soska, Sylvia Soska
Starring: Katharine Isabelle, Antonio Cupo, Tristan Risk

The allure of easy money sends Mary Mason, a medical student, into the world of underground surgeries which ends up leaving more marks on her than her so called "freakish" clients.

 
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