Lips of Blood

Jean Rollin, 1975, 87 mins

When asked which of his own films was his favourite Jean Rollin would name Lips of Blood which tells the tale of a young man haunted by a photograph of an old castle near a beach, whose name and whereabouts he can never remember, and a women in white who he sees again and again. Eventually, he follows the woman in white to a cemetary where he unwittingly frees several female vampires who threaten to cause mayhem on the streets of Paris.