Movie: Guilty of Romance
Romaji: Koi no Tsumi
Director: Sion Sono
Writer: Sion Sono
Producer: Yoshinori Chiba
Cinematographer: Sohei Tanikawa
World Premiere: May, 2011 (Cannes Film Festival)
Release Date: November 12, 2011
Runtime: 109 min.
Genre: Drama / Mystery / Erotic
Production Company: Nikkatsu
On a rainy day, a woman’s dead boy is found in an apartment. Female detective Kazuko (Miki Mizuno) is in charge of the case. Although Kazuko has a happy life with her family, she can’t disconnect her relationship with her lover. While trying to unravel the mysterious murder case, Kazuko finds out the secret of university assistant professor Mitsuko (Makoto Togashi) and Izumi (Megumi Kagurazaka) who is a devoted housewife. Her husband is a popular novelist.