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The Insect Woman

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Drama 19632h 3mOn: The Criterion Channel Kanopy Tags: Mature Religion Country: Japan

A woman, Tome, is born to a lower class family in Japan in 1918. The title refers to an insect, repeating its mistakes, as in an infinite circle. Imamura, with this metaphor, introduces the life of Tome, who keeps trying to change her poor life.The Insect Woman featuring Emiko Aizawa and Masumi Harukawa is streaming with subscription on The Criterion Channel, and streaming with subscription on Kanopy. It's a drama movie with a better than average IMDb audience rating of 7.4 (1,987 votes).

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Shōhei Imamura


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Available to stream on a subscription service (The Criterion Channel & Kanopy).

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#21,981 Ranked Movie

The Insect Woman has a better than average IMDb audience rating of 7.4 (1,987 votes). The movie is somewhat popular with Reelgood users lately.

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