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Nanking (2008)


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Published: [New York, N.Y.] : Thinkfilm, LLC, [2008]
Description:  1 videodisc (90 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in
ISBN/ISSN: 6311834421 :,
Language:  Chinese

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Originally released as a motion picture in 2007

Special features: Theatrical trailer; trailer gallery

Hugo Armstrong, Rosalind Choa, Stephen Dorff, John Getz, Woody Harrelson, Mariel Hemingway, Michelle Krusiec, Leah Liang, Chris Mulkey, Jürgen Prochnow, Sonny Saito, Graham Sibley, Mark Valley, Robert Wu

Tells the story of the Japanese invasion of Nanking, China in the early days of World War II and focuses on the efforts of a small group of unarmed Westerners who established a Safety Zone where over 200,000 Chinese found refuge. Told through deeply moving interviews with Chinese survivors, archival footage, and chilling testimonies of Japanese soldiers, interwoven with staged readings of the Westerners' letters and diaries

MPAA rating: R; for disturbing images and descriptions of war-time atrocities, including rape

DVD, widescreen (1.85:1) presentation; Dolby Digital

Chinese, Japanese or English dialogue, English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing

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Refugees -- China -- Nanjing (Jiangsu Sheng)
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Nanjing (Jiangsu Sheng, China)
Documentary films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
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Additional Credits:
Guttentag, William.
Jacobs, Michael (Motion picture producer)
Leonsis, Ted, 1957-
Sturman, Bill
Bentley, Elisabeth.
Armstrong, Hugo.
Chao, Rosalind.
Dorff, Stephen, 1973-
Getz, John, 1946-
Harrelson, Woody.
Hemingway, Mariel.
Krusiec, Michelle, 1974-
Liang, Leah
Mulkey, Chris.
Prochnow, Jürgen.
Saito, Sonny
Sibley, Graham
Valley, Mark, 1964-
Wu, Robert.
HBO Documentary Films.
Purple Mountain Productions (Firm)
Thinkfilm (Firm)

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