Gion no shimai / Sisters of the Gion (1936) DVD5 Eclipse Series 13
The film focuses on two sisters who make a living in the geisha profession. The dominant sister is Omacha (Isuzu Yamada), a strong and fiercely independent woman with a general disdain for men and much of humanity in general. She is by all means her own person, unafraid of doing or saying whatever she pleases. Omacha's quiet and disapproving sister is Umekichi (Yoko Umemura), who is a far less controversial individual. The two both approach their profession in a manner that reflects their personality. Umekichi is loyal and kind to the men she services, while Omacha is constantly attempting to betray her clients in one way or another...

DVD5 | NTSC 4:3 | 01:10:02 | 4.05 Gb + 3% rec
Language: Japanese
Subtitles: English
Genre: Drama

Director: Kenji Mizoguchi
Cast: Isuzu Yamada, Yoko Umemura, Benkei Shiganoya
Country: Japan

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