The China Mission

THE CHINA MISSION is a featue length (85 minute) documentary looking at four decades of christian missionary activity in China. From 1920 to 1954, hundreds of Irish men and women served as Roman Catholic missionaries working in social, pastoral and disaster relief services at an extraordinarily turbulent but fascinating period of Chinese history. The film features rare film and photographic archive, much of it never seen before. All the film was sourced in High Definition - this unexpected collection of footage in B&W and colour includes film of Irish missionaries arriving in China in the 1920s.

Running Time
1 hours 25 minutes
480p, 720p, 1080p, 2K, 4K
History, Documentary
Peter Kelly
Audio Languages
English, Deutsch, Français, Italiano, Español, Svenska, Gaeilge, Nederlands
日本語, Čeština, Tiếng Việt, Português, 한국어, Australia, Filipino, हिन्दी

Comments about history «The China Mission» (15)

Joan C. avatar
Joan C.

The movie (without question) deserve several Oscar nominations; for Best Picture, Best Director, Best Original Screenplay, acting and more!

Sean avatar

Awesome! It's not a die-hard history, but still the movie rocks.

Samuel avatar

No idea why this is not rated higher. Visuals are awesome and the storyline has great potential. 

Dylan J. avatar
Dylan J.

Genuinely surprised at how good this film was

Brittany B. avatar
Brittany B.

Excellent Atmospheric Documentary! I was satisfied with the movie and would recommend it to all!

Vincent avatar

Don't miss out on what could possibly be the best History film this year!

Ralph Kim avatar
Ralph Kim

My life is forever changed due to this movie.

Betty K. avatar
Betty K.

I was entertained. This movie is simply a well structured, interesting and remarkably smart movie.

Billy Ellis avatar
Billy Ellis

Such a great story all throughout!

James avatar

10 out of 10, an incredible movie! Honestly, incredible film, do yourself a favour and see it as soon as it comes out.