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Showing 1 - 10 of 26 titles with a criteria of Subject is Asian History


All About My Sisters

Qiong Wang boldly explores her family's history and the ongoing consequences of China's one-child policy.

dGenerate Films | 2021 | 175 minutes

The Apology

Former 'Comfort Women' who were forced to serve Japanese troops during World War II tell their harrowing stories.

Icarus Films | 2016 | 104 minutes

China 2000 BC - The Rise and Fall of Dynasties in Ancient China

Remarkable new archaeological discoveries provide clues about the rise of Chinese culture.

Natl Film Board of Canada | 2013 | 47 minutes

China 2000 BC - Unearthing the Truth Behind a Myth: The Xia Dynasty

The nation of China is more than 4000 years old, and recent discoveries are shedding new light on its origins. In our common knowledge Chinaᄊs earliest…

Natl Film Board of Canada | 2013 | 46 minutes

The Coming War on China

John Pilger reveals that the United States and China, both nuclear-armed, may well be on the road to war. The film is both a warning and an inspiring story of resistance.

Bullfrog Films | 2017 | 112 minutes

Democracy Road

A documentary road movie following the journalists of Burmese independent radio station DVB in Myanmar in a critical phase of the establishment of the newborn democracy.

Icarus Films | 2016 | 60 minutes

The Heroin Wars - Smack City

Hong Kong, the drug capital of southeast Asia for the last century.

Bullfrog Films | 1996 | 51 minutes

The Heroin Wars - The Kings of Opium

In the 1990s, the kings of opium in Burma switch sides in the narcotics carousel.

Bullfrog Films | 1996 | 50 minutes

The Heroin Wars - The Opium Convoys

Lo Hsing-Han, Khun Sa and the beginning of the war on drugs in Burma.

Bullfrog Films | 1996 | 50 minutes

Hiroshima Bound

A personal documentary that tracks the construction of America's collective memory (or lack of one) of the bombings of Hiroshima and Nagasaki.

Icarus Films | 2015 | 56 minutes