Koi no Tsumi

Sion Sono


Izumi is married to a famous romantic novelist but their life seems just a simple repetition without romance. One day, she decides to follow her desires and accepts to be a naked model that fakes sex in front of the camera. Soon she meets a mentor and starts selling her body to strangers but at home, she is still the wife she is supposed to be.One day a brutally murdered body is found in the love hotels district. The police tries to understand what happened.

Quinzaine des Réalisateurs 2011

Special screenings, 2h23



Sion Sono

Born in 1961, Sion Sono started making films at the age of 17. Since 1985 he directed several short and feature films, among them award winning films such as SUICIDE CLUB,LOVE EXPOSURE and COLD FISH. Besides film making he is very active in different cultural genres such as horror, poetry and novels

portrait Sion Sono
  Sion Sono
Koi no TsumiKoi no TsumiKoi no TsumiKoi no TsumiKoi no TsumiKoi no TsumiKoi no TsumiKoi no TsumiKoi no Tsumi

Other infos


Sion Sono


japonais / japanese


Sohei Tanikawa


Shinji Watanabe

Set decoration

Yoshio Yamada, Akihiro Nakamura


Junichi Ito


Yasuhiro Morinaga

Professional infos