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3.5
94 Ratings

Odd Obsession

Kagi

Directed by Kon Ichikawa
Japan, 1959
Drama, Cult

Synopsis

Based on Junichirô Tanizaki’s The Key and winner of a jury prize at Cannes, Odd Obsession is about a man who suspects his wife is having an affair with his daughter’s fiance and places the two in dangerous situations in order to satisfy his voyeuristic curiosity.

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Odd Obsession Directed by Kon Ichikawa

Awards & Festivals

Cannes Film Festival

1960 | Winner: Jury Prize

Golden Globes (USA)

1960 | Winner: Best Foreign Film

Edinburgh International Film Festival

2002

Kinema Junpo Awards

1960 | Winner: Best Screenplay

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