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1961

Onna ha nido umareru

A Geisha’s Diary

女は二度生まれる

(c)KADOKAWA CORPORATION 1961

(c)KADOKAWA CORPORATION 1961

Release Date
July, 28th, 1961
Running Time
99 min
Genre
Feature
Color
Color
Screening Format
-,U-maticSP
Screen Size
Cinema Scope (1:2.35)
Subtitle
English

[ Directed by ]

[ Cast ]

[ Staff ]

[ Production Company ]

DAIEI

[ Distributor (Japan) ]

DAIEI

[ Story ]

Some geishas have had many years of training and are accomplished women, skilled in singing, dancing or playing musical instruments, as well as composing poetry and being agreeable companions.
On the other hand, there are geisha who cannot do any of these things, yet become favourites just because they have the knack of pleasing men.
Koen belongs to the latter class. She is a simple woman, flitting from one party to another, convinced that women are made to please men. She always claims that she does not have the ability to do anything properly. But finally she is determined to make something of herself and takes up the study of singing. However, long-standing habits are hard to break. She becomes her old self again, laughing and pouring sake for her guests.

【Quoted from the database of Kadokawa Corporation】
【Quoted from Unijapan Film Quarterly 1961 4.4】

[ Contact (International) ]

KADOKAWA CORPORATION
International Sales, Literature and Movie Group

2-13-3 Fujimi, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo 102-8177
Rep: MATSUBARA Masaki (President)
Attn: MORI Chiyo
tel: +81 50 1746 1220
E-mail: mori-c@kadokawa.jp
http://www.kadokawa.co.jp

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