Life of Oharu

Title: The life of Oharu (Saikaku ichidai onna)
Country: Japan
Year: 1952
Director: Kenji Mizoguchi
Cast: Kinuyo Tanaka, Tsukie Matsuura, Ichirô Sugai
Duration: 108 min.
Language: Japanese
Plot: A fifty-year-old prostitute, no longer able to attract men, looks back on her life. Once a lady-in-waiting at the imperial court at Kyoto, Oharu fell in love witha man below her station. They were discovered, and Oharu and her family were exiled.


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