About

Kameda, who has been in an asylum on Okinawa, travels to Hokkaido. There he becomes involved with two women, Taeko and Ayako. Taeko comes to love Kameda, but is loved in turn by Akama. When Akama realizes that he will never have Taeko, his thoughts turn to murder, and great tragedy ensues.

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Directed by

Akira Kurosawa

Written by

Akira Kurosawa (Writer)
Eijirô Hisaita (Writer)
Fyodor Dostoevsky (Novel)

Runtime

166 minutes

Country

Japan

Language

Japanese

Cast

Keywords

snow blizzard jealousy love triangle post war japan epileptic russian literature dostoevsky