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Female Harakiri: Celebration

Onna harakiri: seisan

Directed by Yuuri Sunohara
Japan, 1990


A woman in a nurse’s outfit sits in a dark room. She kneels on a mat and looks over a knife, touching it with her fingers and examining it. She runs the knife over her stocking clad legs and contemplates suicide. She plunges the blade into her abdominal region and pulls it across.

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Female Harakiri: Celebration Directed by Yuuri Sunohara