In the Realm of the Senses
‘’’In the Realm of the Senses’’’ (1976) is a controversial film depicting the life and events leading up to Sada Abe's erotic murder of her lover Kichizo Ishida.
Director: Nagisa Oshima
Sada Abe: Eiko Matsuda
Kichizo: Tatsuya Fuji
Oshima's approach to In the Realm of the Senses was influenced by American pornographic films.
Due to censorship issues in Japan, Oshima had to team up with a French company to produce the film.