The Coming War On China

E Documentary

“The aim of this film is to break a silence: the United States and China may be on the road to war, and nuclear war is no longer unthinkable” – John Pilger

This new feature-length documentary by award-winning journalist and filmmaker John Pilger is his 60th film for television. Coming straight after the election of President Trump, the film is one of John Pilger’s most timely and urgent investigations. Pilger reveals what the news doesn't - that the United States and the world's second economic power, China (both nuclear armed) are on the road to war. Pilger's film is a warning and an inspiring story of resistance. As Trump threatens China with a trade war and worse, this film is both a warning and an inspiring story of people’s resistance.

Releases in Sydney Feb 16th and Canberra Feb 23rd.

**** 4 stars    "A gripping film ... a strong corrective to our bland and complacent indifference" --  Peter Bradshaw, Guardian

**** 4 stars     "Essential viewing". -- Radio Times.

**** 4 stars      "A film that will change hearts and minds." -- The Upcoming

"Shocking, terrifying, disturbing" -- Entertainment Focus

"The kind of stark warning we need" -- Cinevue

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Release Date 16 February 2017
Running Time 1hr 53m
Rating E
Cast John Pilger
Director John Pilger
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