Written and Directed by Jean Rollin, 1975

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.

Film Extras

  • Shown here in a version remastered in HD from the original negatives
  • Stills gallery including many from Rollin’s private collection
  • interview with Jean Rollin by Dr Patricia MacCormack
  • Jean Rollin documentary ‘Vampires and Virgins’
  • Original trailer
  • Salvation trailers

Special Features

  • Written and Directed by Jean Rollin
  • UK premiere
  • Cast: Jean-Loup Philippe, Annie Belle, Natalie Perrey, Martine Grimaud, Serge Rollin, Catherine Castel, Marie-Pierre Castel, Hélène Maguin, Anita Berglund, Paul Bisciglia, Willy Braque, Claudine Harnois, Sylvia Bourdon, Mireille Dargent, Julien Etchevery, Jean Rollin