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4.1
288 Ratings

Intentions of Murder

Akai satsui

Directed by Shôhei Imamura
Japan, 1964
Drama

Synopsis

Sadako (Masumi Harukawa), cursed by generations before her and neglected by her common-law husband, falls prey to a brutal home intruder. As a result, rather than become a victim, she forges a path to her own awakening. Intentions of Murder is gripping and audacious.

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Intentions of Murder Directed by Shôhei Imamura

Awards & Festivals

The New York Film Festival

2011

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