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Burma: Railway of Death

Synopsis
The story of the building of the Burma-Thailand railway by British prisoners of war during World War 2, combining the recollections of ex-prisoners who were involved with Japanese propaganda films of the time.
Language
English
Country
Great Britain
Medium
Video; Videocassette. VHS. b&w/col. 45 min.
Year of production
1997
Availability
Sale; 1997 sale: £10.99 (inclusive)
Subjects
History
Keywords
Burma; Japan; propaganda films; railways; World War II

Distributor

 

Available from retail outlets

Name

Simply Media

Contact
Laura Smith
Email
info@simplymedia.tv
Web
http://www.simplymedia.tv/ External site opens in new window
Phone
0203 542 3722
Address
Highlight House
57 Margaret Street
London W1W 8SJ
Notes
Formerly known as DD Home Entertainment or DDHE

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