City of Life and Death takes place in 1937, during the height of the Second Sino-Japanese War. The Imperial Japanese Army has just captured the then-capital of the Republic of China, Nanjing. What followed was known as the Nanking Massacre, or the Rape of Nanking, a period of several weeks wherein tens of thousands of Chinese soldiers and civilians were killed.
|Cast:||Beverly Peckous, Gao Yuanyuan, Hideo Nakaizumi, John Paisley, Liu Ye|
|Director:||Junichi Kajioka, Lu Chuan|
|Country:||China, Hong Kong|
|Language:||Deutsch, 日本語, 普通话, English|