About the film
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The Snow Woman
Release Date: April 20, 1968
|Production Companies||:||Daiei Film|
|Producers||:||Masaichi Nagata, Ikuo Kubodera|
|Writers||:||Fuji Yahiro, Lafcadio Hearn|
A master sculptor and his apprentice are trapped in a bad snow storm after finding a special tree for carving a statue for the local temple. Finding refuge in an abandoned hut they celebrate their luck in finding the tree but soon they are visited by the Snow Witch who freezes the sculptor to death but takes pity on the apprentice. He must promise to never speak of this or she'll return and kill him.