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)

Jacob Rodriguez avatar
Jacob Rodriguez

OMG Wow well what a film officially my new favorite film, which has surpassed other. This film have everything you want out of a Documentary movie.

Jane Sanchez avatar
Jane Sanchez

Entertaining offered a nice evening

Paul Harvey avatar
Paul Harvey

What a movie. The price is worth paying. This movie gets straight to the point.

Danielle avatar
Danielle

I'm sure as hell glad I saw this movie! Definitely surprised me!

Crystal Little avatar
Crystal Little

My personal pick for best picture of the year.

Louis P. avatar
Louis P.

I thought it was good. I enjoyed it and it's a movie I'd watch again in the future.

Carl Sullivan avatar
Carl Sullivan

Turned out to be a really good movie. I enjoyed it.

Denise Estrada avatar
Denise Estrada

What a great movie. The characters journey was perfect in every way. The mood and feel changes were riveting.

Nathan Jordan avatar
Nathan Jordan

Didn't really care about the weak plot and tropes. Good visuals and you'll probably enjoy it if you like Documentary.