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)

Wayne avatar
Wayne

I have seen this one twice. Well worth watching.

Diana avatar
Diana

This is my favorite movie. It’s awesome and stunning.

Henry avatar
Henry

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

Dylan F. avatar
Dylan F.

A simple movie done really, really well.

Lori Williamson avatar
Lori Williamson

Watched it twice already. It's one of the best films I've watched this year.

Dylan B. avatar
Dylan B.

This movie blew me away; however not the first time I saw it, I had to watch it twice to truly appreciate the message and the power of this film. Maybe I wasn't fully paying attention or maybe I was too young at the time but I am so glad that I watched it again.

Amber W. avatar
Amber W.

Great movie. Kept my attention all the way through it.

Angela K. avatar
Angela K.

Encore!! It’s been a while where was able to watch a good Documentary flick. Tribute the director and producer and all the staff who made it happen.

Evelyn avatar
Evelyn

I smiled I bawled, I loved it.