Sansho the Bailiff Sansho the Bailiff

A film of unparalleled beauty by the great Japanese Master Kenji Mizoguchi

In medieval Japan a compassionate governor is sent into exile. His wife and children try to join him, but are separated, and the children grow up amid suffering and oppression.

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