Onibaba (Demon Woman)
Kuroneko (Black Cat)Kaneto Shindo, 1968
Tonight's screening features two of Kaneto Shindo's horror classics—Onibaba and Kuroneko.
Onibaba is Kaneto Shindo's erotic horror classic about an impoverished mother and daughter-in-law in medieval Japan who eke out an existence by murdering stray samurai and selling their belongings. (103 mins., 35mm)
In Kuroneko, a murdered mother and daughter-in-law rematerialize as ghosts to exact their revenge on samurai who pass by their house. (95 mins., 35mm)
Copresented by Ohio State's East Asian Studies Center.
$5 senior citizens
$7 general public
Rohauer Collection Foundation
SUPPORT FOR KINEMA JAPAN
American Airlines/American Eagle
GENERAL SUPPORT FOR THE WEXNER CENTER
Greater Columbus Arts Council
The Columbus Foundation
Ohio Arts Council