A journalist interviews an old woman who was forced into prostitution, just like many other Japanese women working in Asia outside of Japan during the first half of the 20th century. She worked in a Malaysian brothel called Sandakan 8.
A prostitute is a woman, too.
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Official submission of Japan for the 'Best Foreign Language Film' category of the 48th Academy Awards in 1976. See more
Osaki was born and raised in Kumamoto. But she speaks the dialect of Oita, the neighbouring prefecture. See more