La Papesse (1975)

France,
95m
colour
mono, French

A French horror film directed by Mario Mercier.

Credits

Crew
Director: Mario Mercier
Les Films de la Boétie, Régis Films
Producer: Robert Paillardon
Script: Mario Mercier
Assistant Director: Alain Centonze
Director of Photography: Robert Schneider
Assistant Camera: Henri Habans
Lab: Laboratoires GTC
Editor: Claudine Merlin
Assistant Editor: Elisabeth Moulinier
Music by: Éric Demarsan
Sound: Daniel Brisseau
Assistant Sound: François Carré
Costume Designer: Maïté Mercier
Make-up: Micheline Chaperon, Josiane Deschamps
Production Designer: Maïté Mercier
Technical Advisor: Paul Soulignac

Cast
Jean-François Delatour
Geziale
Lisa Livane
Erika Maaz
Lina Olsen
Mathias von Huppert

Plot Summary

I riti erotici della papessa jesial – Italy
A Woman Possessed – USA

References

Books

  • Euro Gothic: Classics of Continental Horror Cinema by Jonathan Rigby pp.222-23
  • French Science Fiction, Fantasy, Horror and Pulp Fiction by Jean-Marc Lofficier and Randy Lofficier p.48