Two young people are finally able to marry, but the war intervenes almost immediately and the husband never returns from it. The wife, however, lives on like an ever-reviving phoenix through her destructive experiences.
Director: Keisuke Kinoshita.
Stars: Kinuyo Tanaka, Keiji Sada, Isamu Kosugi, Toyo Takahashi, Akira Yamanouchi, Tamotsu Kawasaki, Eiko Takamatsu, Fuyuki Murakami, Reiko Mizuki, Hajime Hamano, Fujiko Osafune, Norio Ôtsuka, Naomi Yoshitatsu. AKA Phoenix
little gem from master film maker Kinoshita