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Criterion Collection: In the Realm of the Senses/ Ai no korîda (1976) BR
Based on a true story set in pre-war Japan, a man and one of his servants begin a torrid affair.
Their desire becomes a sexual obsession so strong that to intensify their ardor, they forsake all, even life itself.
A passionate telling of the story of Sada Abe, a woman whose affair with her master led to an obsessive and ultimately destructive sexual relationship.
|Director 導演||Nagisa Ôshima|