Nanking

TitleNanking
Publication TypeFilm
Year of Publication2007
AuthorsGuttentag, Bill, and Dan Sturman
Running Time88 min
Date Released2007
DistributorFortissimo Films, THINKFilm
CountryUnited States, China
Publication Languageeng, mandarin, japanese
Abstract

This film mixes archival film, survivor testimonies, and dramatization to tell the story of the Rape of Nanking, one of the worst atrocities of the Second Sino-Japanese War and modern warfare. As Japanese soldiers kills and rape the civilians of Nanking, a group of western businessmen, missionaries, educators, and ex-patriots set up a refugee network to help the Chinese escape.

Cast

Hugo Armstrong Rosalind Chao Stephen Dorff John Getz Woody Harrelson Mariel Hemingway Michelle Krusiec Chris Mulkey Jürgen Prochnow Robert Wu

Credits

Directed by Bill Guttentag and Dan Sturman Produced by Ted Leonsis, Bill Guttentag, and Michael Jacobs Written by Bill Guttentag, Dan Sturman, and Elisabeth Bentley Music by Philip Marshall Cinematography by Stephen Kazmierski and Buddy Squires Edited by Hibah Sherif Frisina, Charlton McMillan, and Michael Schweitzer

Genre

Biography, War

Alternate TitleNanjing
Original Publication南京
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