Love and scandal are the best sweeteners of tea. —Henry Fielding

29 May 2016

Belladonna of Sadness

Belladonna of Sadness is a psychedelic Japanese animated feature from 1973 about a woman who is raped and then becomes a sorceress. It is weird, and I was super into it. It is currently making film festival rounds, and I expect it will be released on DVD by the year's end. Definitely worth seeing if you have the opportunity, but it is weird. Read more here.