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DC13: New Discoveries

by Duncan Gray
Everything I saw for the first time. Winners listed first, my vote in bold… Round 1 A Deadly Invention (Karel Zeman) vs. The Secret of NIHM (Don Bluth) Terror in a Texas Town (Joseph H. Lewis) vs. The Roe’s Room (Lech Majewski) Isole di fuoco (Vittorio De Seta) vs. My Nightmare (Richard Kern) Eyes Without a Face (Georges Franju) vs. Nitrate Kisses (Barbara Hammer) Nazareno Cruz and the Wolf (Leonardo Favio) vs. Park Row (Samuel Fuller) 35 Shots of Rum (Claire Denis) vs. They Called Us “Les Filles du Roy” (Anne Claire Poirier) Round 2 Inauguration of the Pleasure Dome (Kenneth Anger) vs. The Most Holy Brotherhood (Gabriela Samper) The Steel… Read more

Everything I saw for the first time. Winners listed first, my vote in bold…

Round 1
A Deadly Invention (Karel Zeman) vs. The Secret of NIHM (Don Bluth)
Terror in a Texas Town (Joseph H. Lewis) vs. The Roe’s Room (Lech Majewski)
Isole di fuoco (Vittorio De Seta) vs. My Nightmare (Richard Kern)
Eyes Without a Face (Georges Franju) vs. Nitrate Kisses (Barbara Hammer)
Nazareno Cruz and the Wolf (Leonardo Favio) vs. Park Row (Samuel Fuller)
35 Shots of Rum (Claire Denis) vs. They Called Us “Les Filles du Roy” (Anne Claire Poirier)

Round 2
Inauguration of the Pleasure Dome (Kenneth Anger) vs. The Most Holy Brotherhood (Gabriela Samper)
The Steel Helmet (Samuel Fuller) vs. The Crooked Way (Robert Florey)
Nuits Rouges (Georges Franju) vs. The Romance of Aniceto and Francesca (Leonardo Favio)
Souls in the Moonlight (Tomu Uchida) vs. The Desert of the Tartars (Valerio Zurlini)
Le Pont du Nord (Jacques Rivette) vs. The Big Combo (Joseph H. Lewis)
The Intruder (Claire Denis) vs. Rehearsals for Extinct Anatomies (The Quay Brothers)
Devdas (Bimal Roy) vs. On the Comet (Karel Zeman)

Round 3
Girl With a Suitcase (Valerio Zurlini) vs. Gun Crazy (Joseph H. Lewis)
Shock Corridor (Sam Fuller) vs. Sweet Sweetback’s Baadasssss Song (Melvin Van Peebles)
A Fugitive From the Past (Tomu Uchida) vs. This Sporting Life (Lindsay Anderson)

Round 4
Bandini (Bimal Roy) vs. Pickup on South Street (Sam Fuller)

Semi-Finals
Celine and Julie Go Boating (Jacques Rivette) vs. The Married Woman (Bimal Roy)

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