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Clothes of Deception

Itsuwareru seiso

Directed by Kozaburo Yoshimura
Japan, 1951


One of Yoshimura’s masterpieces, this searing account of female experience in post-war Kyoto dramatises the conflict between old and new through the experiences of two sisters, one a geisha in the Gion district, the other employed by the tourist board.

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Clothes of Deception Directed by Kozaburo Yoshimura

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