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The Geisha House


Directed by Kinji Fukasaku
Japan, 1998


Young Tokiko works at a geisha house as a maid, waiting for her maiko practice (apprenticeship of geisha) to begin. The movie depicts detailed lifestyle of geishas at that time, showing their rules, loves, beauties and humanities.

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The Geisha House Directed by Kinji Fukasaku

Awards & Festivals

Tokyo International Film Festival

1998 | Winner: Best Actress Award

Kinema Junpo Awards

2000 | Winner: Best Supporting Actress

Asia-Pacific Film Festival

1998 | Winner: Best Supporting Actress

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