Ginza Cosmetics (Ginza Gesho)
Ginza Cosmetics (Ginza Gesho) (1951)

Set in Tokyo's Ginza district, this low-key, lyrical unassuming account of a few days in the life of a luckless geisha as she struggles to make a living for herself and her young son.

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Rated: Unrated
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Genre: Drama
Release Date: April 14, 1951
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Dennis Schwartz
Ozus' World Movie Reviews

It's not the cheeriest of films, but it's excellently acted and presented.

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Keith Uhlich
Slant Magazine

Ginza Cosmetics is both fascinatingly and frustratingly dogged by its creator's self-awareness.

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