Project Description

9 Labor Under the Bayonet
Length 50mins*5
Director 刘海燕
  During World War II, in order to make up for the shortage of domestic labor force, the Japanese government forcibly abducted 41758 workers from Hebei, Shandong, Henan and other places in China from 1943 to 1945, escorted them to Japan in 169 batches, and only 38117 people arrived in Japan. After arriving in Japan, these workers were assigned to 135 operation points of 35 enterprises in Japan, forced to work under bayonets and whips every day, completely lost their personal freedom and lived a hell like life. They have carried out resistance in different forms, or riot, or protest, or destroy the railway…