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Even if you didn't know exactly who she was and what she had been, you would realise immediately that Mineko Iwasaki is an unusual Japanese woman. Fashions among ladies of her age tend towards the frumpy, but Mrs Iwasaki's clothes - a black trouser suit and red sweater - are expensively simple. She moves with the upright confidence of a trained dancer; when she talks, she looks you in the eye and holds your gaze. At first meeting, you might take her for a successful fashion executive, magazine editor or designer. She lives on the edge of Kyoto, with her artist husband, in a high, elegant house of broad windows and tastefully distressed concrete. The walls bear pieces of Japanese art, old and new, and a number of remarkable photographs in simple wooden frames. They show a young woman left , her body trussed in a magnificent kimono, her hair hung with flower-like ornaments, and her skin concealed beneath the thickest of white make-up.
Nitta Sayuri reveals how she transcended her fishing-village roots and became one of Japan's most celebrated geisha. Well, somebody's gotta do it! Get an inside look at the lives of concubines as they grapple with court politics, misogyny, and the whims of their masters. Make sure to check out classic 'Farewell My Concubine'!
I suspect that the more you know about Japan and movies, the less you will enjoy "Memoirs of a Geisha. The heroines here look so very beautiful and their world is so visually enchanting as they live trapped in sexual slavery. I know, a geisha is not technically a prostitute. Here is a useful rule: Anyone who is "not technically a prostitute" is a prostitute.