Black Snow tells the tale of a disturbed young man who, after spying on his mother with a black serviceman, finds himself unable to attain sexual arousal unless fondling a loaded gun. Later that night, he murders the GI before running amok through the building and finally slaying his mother's sister... Written by
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Director Tetsuji Takechi
was arrested on public indecency charges for making this film. After a highly public and controversial trial, he was found not guilty, paving the way for more frankly adult movies in Japan. See more
Referenced in 100 Years of Japanese Cinema