Behind the Documentary: China's Forgotten War with Rana Mitter

Behind the Documentary: China's Forgotten War with Rana Mitter

If the standout documentary from our East Meets West season, 'WW2: China's Forgotten War' has left you wanting more then don't miss this companion interview with Rana Mitter, Professor of the History and Politics of Modern China at the University of Oxford. Mitter, who presents the documentary and whose book provided the basis for it, talks in depth about the documentary's production, and in particular its use of animation to dramatise key moments of the story. He expands on the historical context and explains why the conflict between Japan and China in 1937 had such a decisive impact on the events of the Second World War.

Running Time
30 minutes
Quality
480p, 720p, 1080p, 2K, 4K
Genres
Documentary
Director
Justin Hardy
Country
UK
Year
2017
Audio Languages
English, Deutsch, Français, Italiano, Español, Svenska, Gaeilge, Nederlands
Subtitles
日本語, Čeština, Tiếng Việt, Português, 한국어, Australia, Filipino, हिन्दी

Comments about documentary «Behind the Documentary: China's Forgotten War with Rana Mitter» (18)

Russell R. avatar
Russell R.

This is the first time I’m writing a review because i was so happy leaving the theater. The movie has it all. Great actors, a very, very, VERY great script and a awesome story.

Andrea Wade avatar
Andrea Wade

I love the scenery and the story. Perfect movie.

Lawrence G. avatar
Lawrence G.

Exceptional in Every Way. One of the Best Films !

Amy avatar
Amy

I gave to all credit story writer and director. Actors they well performed, Must watch film 2 times in lifetime.

Carol Davidson avatar
Carol Davidson

Impressive! It really achieved higher than any other Documentary movie before and it goes down as a masterpiece. Perhaps the best that cinema has ever been.

Jacqueline Romero avatar
Jacqueline Romero

Really good action movie! Great story. Just watch it.

Kathryn avatar
Kathryn

this really is the most amazing real movie I have seen this year

Sean Y. avatar
Sean Y.

Great writing, great pacing, great story telling, and a perfect ending