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Women of the Night

Yoru no onnatachi

Directed by Kenji Mizoguchi
Japan, 1948


Filmed on location in Osaka, Women of the Night concerns two sisters—Fusako, a war widow, and Natsuko, having an affair with a narcotics smuggler—who along with their younger friend Kumiko descend into prostitution and moral chaos amid the postwar devastation surrounding them.

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Women of the Night Directed by Kenji Mizoguchi

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