Country: Netherlands, UK, France, Luxembourg
Duration: 126 min.
As a young girl in Japan, Nagiko's father paints characters on her face, and her aunt reads to her from "The Pillow Book", the diary of a 10th-century lady-in-waiting. Nagiko grows up, obsessed with books, papers, and writing on bodies.
surreal, erotic, sexual, sexy, stylized, atmospheric, serious, art house, enigmatic, realistic ...
art, obsession, artist, male nudity, betrayal, revenge, book, anti heroes, writing, surrealism, pornography, rebelliousness, storytelling, nudity (topless - notable), social differences, secrets, literature, poetry, legends and myths, romance, creativity, sexuality, vengeance, political unrest, sex ...
asia, japan, tokyo, shanghai, hong kong, california