LING YE

LING YE (“Territorial Field”) Production: Hong Kong, 1981 Director: Ang Saan International English title: Angels With Golden Guns Category: Women-In-Prison A patchwork film, served up by Joseph Lai’s IFD production unit. The basic storyline of Ling Ye involves the capturing and imprisoning of women by slavers, and a bloody climactic uprising, Continue Reading

SWEET SUGAR

SWEET SUGAR Production: USA, 1972 Director: Michel Levesque Category: Women-in-Prison Scripted by Stephanie Rothman, this WIP movie set in the tropics has plenty of gratuitous sex, sadism and violence. Women in skimpy t-shirts and hot pants toiling in the fields, sweating, with brutal, sadistic, whip-wielding guards driving them to the point Continue Reading

IO MONACA… PER TRE CAROGNE E SETTE PECCATRICI

IO MONACA… PER TRE CAROGNE E SETTE PECCATRICI (“One Nun – For Three Squealers And Seven Sinners”) Production: Italy/Germany, 1972 Director: Ernst Ritter von Theumer US release title: The Big Bust-Out Category: Women-In-Prison A cross-over between the WIP and nun exploitation genres, with nuns in charge of seven women convicts. The prisoners Continue Reading