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  • The MAKIOKA SISTERS Alternative
  • GENTLE SNOW Alternative


Based on the novel by Junichiro Tanizaki, about a wealthy family, the Makiokas, in 1930's Japan. The story centres on the love affairs and relationships of the four sisters of the family.

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