Underwater Love is a Japanese-German co-production. Germany's Rapid Eye Movies and Japan's Kokuei Company have created a whimsical pink film musical about a woman and a sea creature. It was directed by pink-film veteran Shinji Imaoka (Lunch Box, Frog Song), shot by famed cinematographer Christopher. 22 Apr Underwater Love, Shinji Imaoka's deliriously loopy creation, is a self-described ' pink musical,' but it soon becomes clear that even that compound descriptor won't begin to do justice to the film's. In all her life, as she seems nice and peaceful, until one day while walking around the lake, it does not occur with the mythological creature is a hybrid of human and fish. This marsh inhabitants Asuka learns his long-drowned in a swamp classmate. Despite the fact that drowning guy like reborn as a fish, he still loves Asuka.
Dubbed a "pink musical," Underwater Love brings together two genres-musicals and pinku eiga (pink films, a soft-core porn genre of Japanese cinema)-in a story of unrequited love with the mythical water creatures known as kappas. Thirtysomething Asuka has an easy life, a job in a fish factory, and a fiancé, Taki, who's. His films include: WAITING FOR THE COMET (), NIPPLES (), DEMEKING ), DESPITE ALL THAT (), GRASP (), ANOTHER MAN (), LUNCH BOX (), FROG SONG (), UNCLE'S PARADISE (), THE TENDER THROBBING TWILIGHT (), and UNDERWATER LOVE () .