In the name of the Emperor

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  • Creator producer/director, Nancy Tong ; cinematographer/director, Christine Choy ; writers, Nancy Tong, Nanette Burstein
  • Format Videos, Slides, Films
  • Contributors
  • Publication New York : Filmmakers Library, Inc., [1996?]
  • Physical Details
    • 1 videocassette (52 min.) : sound, color with black and white sequences ; 1/2 in
  • OCLC ocm37722722


  • An account of the Nanking Massacre. 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.


  • VHS format.
  • In English; Chinese, Italian and Japanese with English subtitles.
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