Underwater Love

Underwater Love

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Asuka, a woman in her thirties, works in a lakeside fish factory. She's about to be married to her boss, Taki. But one day, she encounters a kappa - a water sprite found in Japanese folklore - and learns that the creature is in fact the reborn form of Aoki, an old crush who'd drowned to death when they were 17.
Starring Mutsuo Yoshioka, Fumio Moriya, Hiroshi Satô
Director Shinji Imaoka