About the film
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Release Date: May 23, 1951
|Production Companies||:||Shochiku Co., Ltd.|
|Writers||:||Akira Kurosawa, Eijirô Hisaita, Fyodor Dostoevsky|
Kameda, who has been in an asylum on Okinawa, travels to Hokkaido. There he becomes involved with two women, Taeko and Ayako. Taeko comes to love Kameda, but is loved in turn by Akama. When Akama realizes that he will never have Taeko, his thoughts turn to murder, and great tragedy ensues.