The Insect Woman

Tokyo: Nikkatsu, 1963. Draft script for the 1963 film. Text in Japanese.

A metaphor for the Twentieth Century Japanese experience, particularly through World War II, told through the perspective of a woman named Tome, born into a lower class family. She finds herself in a cycle of self-defeat, repeating the same mistakes that have always plagued her.

Yellow titled perfect bound wrappers. Title page present. 156 leaves, with last page of text numbered 29. Mechanically reproduced. Pages Near Fine, wrapper Near Fine.

Criterion Collection 473. Eureka 22.


[Book #141423]

Price: $2,500.00