About the film
japan war crimes tokyo, japan military tribunal post world war ii tokyo trials japanese emperor death by hanging
Release Date: May 22, 2016
|Genres||:||Documentary, History, TV Movie|
|Production Companies||:||ARTE, Point du Jour, Sundial Entertainment|
|Director||:||Tim B. Toidze|
|Writers||:||Tim B. Toidze|
The story of the International Military Tribunal for the Far East, known as the Tokyo Trial, which, just after the Second World War, was established in Japan as a special jurisdiction in 1946 (it was closed in 1948) to judge the war crimes of the Japanese leaders; and how and why officials in Washington prevented Emperor Hirohito to be seen sat on the bench.