KURONEKO (Kaneto Shindô, 1968)

Feudal Japan, during the civil strife of the Sengoku Jidai period: After their son and spouse is conscripted into the Emperor’s army, two women find their shack ransacked for food by starving samurai, who proceed to rape and murder them and torch the shack. Raised by a black cat, the ghosts of the two women, […]