‘Female’ is comprised of five short films adapted from five novels by female authors. Directed by Shinya Tsukamoto, Tetsuo Shinohara, Ryuichi Hiroki, Miwa Nishikawa, and Suzuki Matsuo.
A woman looks to a cop for help against her abusive husband, who constantly rapes, beats, and belittles her and her son, but the husband catches wind of the cop’s plan. The battered wife of a psychotic man escapes his clutches, but he’s hell-bent on tracking her down. A policeman steps in to try to help, but in the end it’s up to the unhappy psycho couple to duke it out. Elizabeth Lee plays the […]
Several years after the opening of the country in the Meiji Period, the Westernization has also come to a remote town where Gonzo, a clog maker, and his wife, Osei, live. While shoes take over from clogs, Gonzo hasn’t been able to make money from his business and owes Zenzo, who controls the town. Taking advantage of it, Zenzo tries to sleep with Osei, to much resentment. Tired of their poor life and Zenzo, Osei […]
Min-jeong lives a simple but happy life until it’s in ruins because of the man that moves in next to her. The man is Deok-man, someone she wants to erase from her memories. She knows what he’s up to next and she plans to take revenge on him.
A stalker gets under the bed of the wife that he’s obsessing on and witnesses her get beat up and fucked by her husband.