Akio Jissôji: The Buddhist Trilogy

1972
  |  Buy to Own: 31/12/2018
  |  394 min
Rated TBC by the BBFC
Akio Jissôji: The Buddhist Trilogy Film Poster

Synopsis

Triple bill of Japanese dramas directed by Akio Jissôji. In 'This Transient Life' (1970) the son of a rich merchant refuses to follow in his father's footsteps before starting an incestuous relationship with his sister. In 'Mandara' (1971) two young couples become involved with a cult who recruit through rape. Finally, in 'Poem' (1972) a young houseboy inadvertently gets involved in the schemes of two brothers.