About the film
The Mother Tree
Release Date: July 13, 1958
|Production Companies||:||Shintoho Company|
|Writers||:||Enchô San'yûtei, Torao Tanabe|
A painter leaves his family to paint the homes of his rich clients. A lonely, ruthless samurai falls in love with the painter's wife and rapes her. He later murders the painter and his servants. From the afterlife, the painter's ghost seeks revenge on the samurai, and saves his wife and newborn child.