About the film
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Release Date: August 27, 1966
|Production Companies||:||Kindai Eiga Kyokai|
|Producers||:||Kaneto Shindō, Kazuo Kuwahara|
A well-respected drama teacher confesses to his housekeeper that the atomic bombing of Hiroshima has left him impotent. With the coming of spring, the sympathetic housekeeper suggests that the Master observe the Yobai , a custom in which the young men of a village steal into the bedrooms of susceptible women to have sex.