Sisters of the Gion

Dir. Kenji Mizoguchi (1936). The great Japanese director followed his tough-minded Osaka Elegy with an equally forceful but more subtle analysis of female subjugation—the story of sister geishas, one traditional and passive, the other modern and active, both equally trapped.
Mon., April 4, 6:30 & 10:05 p.m., 2011

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