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)

Tiffany Alvarado avatar
Tiffany Alvarado

If you're a fan of Documentary movies, then this is your dream come true. This is the type of film you fantasized about growing up!

Judith V. avatar
Judith V.

It was a decent movie. Very entertaining!

Grace avatar
Grace

Fantastic and refreshing. Highly recommend.

Thomas Adams avatar
Thomas Adams

A truly brilliant story, filmed in a truly brilliant fashion with truly brilliant acting by esp.

Adam Thomas avatar
Adam Thomas

This is possibly one of the only perfect films I have ever seen. It is absolutely confident in every way, something which is extremely refreshing

Maria Moreno avatar
Maria Moreno

Was actually pretty damn good. The film was good.

Eric J. avatar
Eric J.

Completely mad story, screen play, twists, thrilling moments. Love this movie all the way, a superb thought showed on screen is not easy. But the magic has been happened on the screen.

Diane Reed avatar
Diane Reed

I really enjoyed it. Can't say that about many movies these days.