Abe Sada's Notorious Crime of Passion
Headlines That Made History

27 min
Available: 29/10/2017 to 21/12/2017
On May 18, 1936, Abe Sada, a former geisha, killed her lover by "erotic asphyxiation", then sliced off his penis and carried it around with her for days afterwards. It was a crime that fascinated and repulsed the world over.

Programme information

Director :

Sophie Peyrard

Country :

France

Year :

2017