Director: Kenzi Mizoguchi

Cast: Isuzu Yamada, Seiichi Takegawa, Shotaro Hanayagi, Kokichi Takada, Yoko Umemura, Minosuke Bando, Kinuyo Tanaka

Japan 1936-1946 | 71 mins, 142 mins, 69 mins, 106 mins | Drama

Avaliable on: DVD

Osaka Elegy (1936): Ayako agrees to enter into an affair with her married boss after he promises to support her and her father. The Story of the Last Chrysanthemum (1939): A young actor is forced to deal with his family after he becomes shunned by them over his new relationship. Sisters of the Gion (1936): Two geisha sisters disagree over how to deal with the men controlling their lives and livelihoods. Utamaro and his Five Wives (1946): Utamaro, a great artist, lives to create portraits of beautiful women. And the brothels of Tokyo provide his models. A world of passion swirls around him and the women all vie for his attention.