Kazuo Umezu's Horror Theater: Bug's House
Filmfest 2005

House of bugs is Episode 1 of the "Horror Theater" series. Creators of Japanese Horror films unite to bring the work of Japanese horro-pioneer Kazuo Umezu on the screen. In this episode, Koji confesses to his lover that his wife who has been cheating on him is not a human being anymore. He asks her to visit his home to check if he is seeing an illusion or not. Is the bug in your head, or is it in my head? What is real and what is not? Who is the one who has lost his mind? – Kazuo Umezu, the pioneer and master of Japanese horror manga for over 40 years, has continued to be popular among all ages. With the terrifyingly grotesque portrayals of characters and terror that goes beyond the imagination, his original stories stick to your mind, and do not let you go. Some stories will give you the chills, some will give you nightmares.

tags: Feature film

Cast: Hidetoshi Nishijima, Tamaki Ogawa, Hisako Shirata


Director: Kiyoshi Kurosawa