The Water Was So Clear (1973)



Directed by: Yôichi Takabayashi

Stars: Yûtarô Ban, Akira Nitta

Language: No dialogue in Movie . No need for subtitles

Country: Japan | Imdb Info | Ar: 1.282 | Vhsrip

Also known as: Gaki zoshi

Note:  at the 54 min mark, the image gets pixilated, freezes, goes silent and the screen turns grey for approx 3 whole mins.

Description: Romance, rape, tension, repression and death: these are the quintessential themes explored in this dialogue-free Japanese black-and-white movie. A Buddhist priest rescues a homeless girl and brings her into his temple’s household. Soon she becomes an essential part of the place. One night she is raped by a young man who then becomes her lover. The priest happens on them one night as they make love before the temple shrine, and he becomes erotically obsessed.


1.35GB | 92:42mins | 672×476 | mkv

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