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The Resource In the name of the Emperor, producer/director, Nancy Tong ; cinematographer/director, Christine Choy ; writers, Nancy Tong, Nanette Burstein, (videorecording)

In the name of the Emperor, producer/director, Nancy Tong ; cinematographer/director, Christine Choy ; writers, Nancy Tong, Nanette Burstein, (videorecording)

Label
In the name of the Emperor
Title
In the name of the Emperor
Statement of responsibility
producer/director, Nancy Tong ; cinematographer/director, Christine Choy ; writers, Nancy Tong, Nanette Burstein
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • chi
  • jpn
  • ita
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
The film is a matter-of-fact account of the Nanking Massacre that integrates diary entries, actual film footage of the massacre shot by an American missionary, Rev. John Magee, interviews with Japanese scholars and former soldiers who recalled in detail how they savagely killed and raped Chinese civilians, and the related story of the comfort women
Cataloging source
OLP
Characteristic
videorecording
Intended audience
Adult
Language note
In English, Chinese, Italian and Japanese (non-English sections have English subtitles)
LC call number
DS796.N2
LC item number
I58 1995
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Tong, Nancy
  • Choy, Christine
  • Burstein, Nanette
  • Film News Now Foundation
  • Filmakers Library, inc
Runtime
52
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Nanking Massacre, Nanjing, Jiangsu Sheng, China, 1937
  • Sino-Japanese War, 1937-1945
  • Sino-Japanese War, 1937-1945
  • Comfort women
  • Tokyo Trial, Tokyo, Japan, 1946-1948
  • War crime trials
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
In the name of the Emperor, producer/director, Nancy Tong ; cinematographer/director, Christine Choy ; writers, Nancy Tong, Nanette Burstein, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Control code
68191892
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (52 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., col. with b&w sequences
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD
Label
In the name of the Emperor, producer/director, Nancy Tong ; cinematographer/director, Christine Choy ; writers, Nancy Tong, Nanette Burstein, (videorecording)
Publication
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Control code
68191892
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (52 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., col. with b&w sequences
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD

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