Sisters of the Gion

Also Known As

Die Schwestern von Gion ( Germany ), Gion no kyodai ( ), Gion no shimai ( Japan ), Hermanas de Gion ( Argentina ), Las hermanas de Gion ( Spain ), Les soeurs de Gion ( France ), Sisters of the Gion ( / International )


Sisters of the Gion

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Isuzu Yamada


Yôko Umemura


Benkei Shiganoya

Shimbei Furusawa

Eitarô Shindô

Kudo, the drygoods merchant


Umekichi, a geisha in the Gion district of Kyoto, feels obliged to help her lover Furusawa when he asks to stay with her after becoming bankrupt and leaving his wife. However her younger sister Omocha tells her she is wasting her time and money on a loser. She thinks that they should both find wealthy patrons to support them. Omocha therefore tries various schemes to get rid of Furusawa, and set themselves up with better patrons.

See also

Osaka Elegy (1979)

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