Lessons of the Blood

Lessons of the Blood

Krvavé lekce

Script: James T. Hong, Yin-Ju Chen
Photography: James T. Hong, Yin-Ju Chen
Editing: James T. Hong, Yin-Ju Chen
Sound: James T. Hong, Yin-Ju Chen
Color: Black and white
Language: Chinese, English

1 propaganda 2 legitimate attack 3 propaganda versus propaganda 4 challenging the Japanese government 5 force of emotions determines style 6 taking on the silent mainstream media 7 criticizing the appropriation and altering of history 8 film's aims excuse the use of expressive hyperbole 9 proving the use of biological weapons (memory of suffering) 10 archival footage, dramatic music, expert testimony and interviews with victims

The central topic of this passionate film - a provocative presentation and interpretation of historical events - is the Japanese use of biological weapons on Chinese civilians during the Second World War.

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Festival edition: 2010
Sections: Opus bonum
Exhibition format: HDTV (HDCam)
Subtitle languages: English


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