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Underwater Love

Onna no kappa

Directed by Shinji Imaoka
Japan, Germany, 2011
Musical, Fantasy, Drama


In this “pink musical,” Asuka is strolling near a lake one day, when she spots a large Kappa, a supposedly mythical beast that has the body of a man, the shell of a turtle, and the face of a bird. Asuka takes the Kappa home, and falls into a strange but passionate affair with the sea beast.

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Underwater Love Directed by Shinji Imaoka

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