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Japan's war in colour Cover Image DVD DVD

Japan's war in colour

Cox, Brian, 1946- (Added Author). Elliott, Chris (Added Author). Warner Vision International (Firm) (Added Author). Rhino Home Video (Firm) (Added Author).

Summary: Discover the story of a nation at war from rare color films, plus letters and diaries from those who lived through it. Much of this material has been recently discovered and allows the viewer to experience Japan and its culture from a new perspective.

Item details

  • Physical Description: videorecording
    1 videodisc (151 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: Burbank, Calif. : Warner Vision International : Rhino Home Video, 2003.

Contents / Notes

General Note: Special features: The last bomb, a 35-minute U.S. government film, which includes reconstruction and original colour footage; exclusive colour footage showing the Battle for Iwo Jima, the devastation caused to Hiroshima and Nagasaki by the dropping of atomic bombs, and scenes from post-war Japan; restoring film, a segment illustrating the complex process to restore film to its original quality; The power of sound, a piece on composer Chris Elliott with extracts revealing the importance of sound and a sample of five original Chris Elliott tracks; interactive maps; the diary of a Japanese soldier; a photo gallery.
Creation/Production Credits Note: Editor, Stephen Moore ; music, Chris Elliott.
Participant or Performer Note: Narrator, Brian Cox.
Target Audience Note:
Contains graphic scenes of warfare and violence which some viewers may find distressing.
System Details Note:
DVD, region 1; Dolby Digital.
Language Note:
Subject: World War, 1939-1945 Japan
World War, 1939-1945 Personal narratives, Japanese
World War, 1939-1945 Japan
World War, 1939-1945 Personal narratives, Japanese
Genre: Documentary videos.

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