East of A

East of A

East of A

0/10 NR

January 1, 2000

East Of A Synopsis

Two-part documentary on Japan at war, examining the Japanese treatment of Allied prisoners of war. Turning Against the West Using Japanese archive footage and interviews with both prisoners and their guards, this film investigates why, having treated their POW's comparatively well during World War I, their attitudes had altered so dramatically by World War II Death Before Surrender Conclusion of a two-part documentary on Japan at war, examining why, when the Second World War turned against Japan, so many Japanese soldiers chose death rather than surrender. Archive footage and interviews with veterans form a comprehensive portrait of a nation in crisis, revealing how Japan's inability to surrender would have terrible consequences for all the countries touched by the war in the East

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East Of A Casts

Gary Lewis
Gary Lewis

Alastair

Joanna Vanderham
Joanna Vanderham

Claire Elliot

Joe Dempsie
Joe Dempsie

Rob Elliot

John Lynch
John Lynch

Bill Douglas

Julie Graham
Julie Graham

Moira Douglas

Juliet Stevenson
Juliet Stevenson

Louise Elliot