Woman of the Lake

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Woman of the Lake
Directed byYoshishige Yoshida
Based onThe Lake by Yasunari Kawabata
StarringMariko Okada
Shinsuke Ashida
Shigeru Tsuyuguchi
Production
company
Release date
  • August 27, 1966 (1966-08-27)
Running time
98
CountryJapan
LanguageJapanese

Woman of the Lake (Japanese: 女のみづうみ, Hepburn: Onna no mizuumi) is a 1966 Japanese film directed by Yoshishige Yoshida.[1] It is based on Yasunari Kawabata's novel The Lake.[2]

Plot[edit]

Miyako, comfortably married to Yuzo, is reaching the end of a passionate affair with Kitano.She lets Kitano take naked pictures of her. but the photos end up in possession of a Ginpei who starts blackmailing the couple. Ginpei has been watching the affair unfold for several months. Facing what she assumes is blackmail, Miyako meets Ginpei in a distant seaside town.

Cast[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "女のみづうみ". Yahoo.Movie. Retrieved 2017-08-18.
  2. ^ "Woman of the Lake". 般社団法人 日本映画製作者連盟. Retrieved 10 August 2017.

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