Belladonna of Sadness

| 86 min
Japanese (Japan)
| German

The animation milestone is available in full length for the first time since 1973. The elaborate restoration of the contains an additional 8 minutes of unseen material. On the eve of the French Revolution, the beautiful peasant girl Jeanne is raped by a tyrannical prince. In her anguish, the devil appears to Jeanne in phallus form and cast her under his spell, turning her fear into sexual devotion. Her newly acquired diabolical power gives Jeanne respect among the villagers, but anyone who sells their soul to the devil will pay a price...