About the film
Release Date: December 29, 1972
|Production Companies||:||Art Theatre Guild, Kindai Eiga Kyokai|
|Producers||:||Kaneto Shindō, Manabu Akashi, Kinshirô Kuzui|
|Writers||:||Kaneto Shindō, Junichirō Tanizaki|
The story tells of the adoration of Sasuke for his mistress, the blind samisen-teacher Shunkin, who treats him imperiously and subjects him to cruel beatings.