Odio mi cuerpo (1974)

Spain, Switzerland, 1974
97m
35mm film, Eastmancolor
Spanish

A Spanish/Swiss horror film directed by León Klimovsky.

Plot Summary

The brain of a male engineer is transplanted into the body of a young woman. He encounters sexual discrimination almost everywhere, and starts to develop lesbian desires.

Credits

Crew
Director: León Klimovsky
Galaxia Films, S.A. Madrid, André Kun Geneve
Producer: André Kuhn
Screenplay and Story: Solly [real name: Solly Wolodarsky]
Adaptation: Solly [real name: Solly Wolodarsky], Klimovsky [real name: León Klimovsky]
Director of Photography: Francisco Sánchez
Editor: Antonio Ramírez
Music: Alfonso G. Santisteban
Synchronisation: Estudios Roma S.A.
Costumes: Cornejo
Seamstress: Maria Casado
Construction: Michelena
Studio: Estudios Ballesteros

Cast
Alexandra Bastedo
Narciso Ibáñez Menta
Gemma Cuervo
Manolo Zarzo
Eva León
Manuel de Blas
María Silva
Blanca Estrada as Elena
Byron Mabe
Jose Guardiola
Juan Amigo
Alvaro de Luna
Eduardo Calvo
Sonsoles Benedicto
Jose Riesgo
Antonio Medina
Maria Vidal
Mercedes Lezcano
Antonio Almoros
Lola Lemos

Alternative Titles

I Hate My Body – USA
Super sexy vamp – Italy

References

Books

  • Aurum Film Encyclopedia: Science Fiction by Phil Hardy (ed) p.325
  • Euro Gothic: Classics of Continental Horror Cinema by Jonathan Rigby pp.258