Terayama Shuji 1935-1983
Les Fruits de la passion AKA Fruits of Passion (1981)
Also Known as:
Shanghai Ijin Shôkan - China Doll (Japan)
The Story of O Continued
Director: Shuji Terayama
Cast: Klaus Kinski, Isabelle Illiers...
Runtime: 83 min
following from IMDB......Though the film concerns the "O" and Sir Stephen characters, it really has nothing to do with Pauline Reage's original novel or the 1974 film The Story of O. However, the film does pay attention to artistic detail and symbolism of an almost mystic kind. "O" decides to prostitute herself for Sir Stephen in violent 1920s Hong Kong. Her mission is to prove her unending devotion and love for her master through giving her body to other men. Naturally, Sir Stephen enjoys watching her during her unpleasant sexual escapades and even finds himself a mistress. However, the tables are turned when "O" actually finds a kind of love with a young male admirer. Suddenly, Sir Stephen feels the threat...