When a Woman Ascends the Stairs (Onna ga kaidan wo agaru toki) (1960)
A successful but aging madam of a Tokyo hostess bar realizes that she will soon have to retire.
Cast: Tatsuya Nakadai, Masayuki Mori, Hideko Takamine, Daisuke Katô, Reiko Dan
Produced by: Ryuzo Kikushima
Directed by: Mikio Naruse
Written by: Ryuzo Kikushima