Taking its title from an archaic Japanese word meaning "ghost story," this anthology adapts four folk tales. A penniless samurai marries for money with tragic results. A man stranded in a blizzard is saved by Yuki the Snow Maiden, but his rescue comes at a cost. Blind musician Hoichi is forced to perform for an audience of ghosts. An author relates the story of a samurai who sees another warrior's reflection in his teacup.
Plot Keywords: based on novel or book, samurai, tea, promise, anthology, snow, spirit, ghost, horror anthology
|Writers||Yoko Mizuki, Lafcadio Hearn|
|Production Companies||Bungei, Toho Company, Ltd., Ninjin Club, Toyo Kogyo Kabushiki Kaisha|