AKA: Watashi No Akai Harawata (hana)
Directed by: Tamakichi Anaru
Starring: Ayaka Tomozawa (Woman)
Country: Japan, Asian Cinema
Language: Japanese (English Subs)
Genres: Gore-Gruesome-Splatter, Self-Harm
Plot – Spoilers:
A woman’s been dumped by her boyfriend and uses the bristly ends of a toothbrush on herself to help cope with it. Soon enough, she finds more therapeutic uses for the brush, and moves on to a knife.
From the director of Tumbling Doll of Flesh, the cut featured here includes DVD extras called “A Dead Person” containing grainy footage of dead people and babies – maybe not shocking enough for internet-era folk, but probably valuable back in 1999.