High-rise window cleaner Katsuo sees an office lady in an awkward situation. He is smitten and pursues her hotly. They are both running away from a hopeless life in their villages. They fall in love, but she gets raped. Tragedy ensues.
Director: Kenji Yoshida.
Stars: Ken Tanaka, Yôko Takahashi, Akemi Negishi, Michio Hino, Ayako Kuroda, Kenichi Ogiwara, Fumiyo Sasada, Masami Shimojô, Taiko Shinbashi. AKA Oh Seagull, Have You Seen the Sparkling Ocean?: An Encounter