Guilty of Romance | TIFF

Guilty of Romance

Koi no tsumi (Japan)

Directed by:
Sion Sono
Duration:
12h:00m
TIFF edition:
2016
Synopsis:

Izumi is married to a famous romantic novelist but their life seems just a simple repetition without romance. One day she decides to follow her desires and accepts to be a naked model that fakes sex in front of the camera. Soon she meets a mentor and starts selling her body to strangers but at home, she is still the wife she is supposed to be. A brutally murdered body is found in the love hotels district. The police tries to understand what happened.

Festivals:
Cannes 2011 (Quinzaine des Réalisateurs), Karlovy Vary 2011, Helsinki 2011, Pusan 2011, Hong Kong 2012
 
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