The Witchcraft and Psych-Erotic Feminism of ‘Belladonna of Sadness’

Jean and Jeanne, protagonists of Belladonna of Sadness

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Belladonna of Sadness is a 70s Japanese adult animation gem formerly forgotten, but recently restored for current limited release; the film combines psychedelic and erotic imagery in a boldly experimental re-imagining of the idea of the ‘witch’.  […]