About

Follows a woman's fight and survival amid the vicissitudes of life and the cruelty of the society.

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Directed by

Kenji Mizoguchi

Written by

Kenji Mizoguchi (Writer)
Yoshikata Yoda (Writer)
Saikaku Ihara (Novel)

Runtime

136 minutes

Country

Japan

Language

Japanese

Cast

Keywords

prostitution despair memory 17th century courtesan feudal japan concubine feudal lord life story

Lists

#241 on 1,000 greatest films They Shoot Pictures, Don't They?