China National Opera & Dance Drama Theater

The Dance Drama Nanjing 1937

The famous overseas Chinese female scholar Zhang Chunru found the diary of Minnie Vantrin that revealed the savage acts of Japanese soldiers in Nanjing Massacre and felt shocked and angry. In her subsequent writing of the Forgotten Massacre, she was gradually eaten up by the bloody and cruel facts revealed by the history. Although she finally finished the book, she was immersed in extreme depression and collapsed both physically and mentally, and became a contemporary victim of Nanjing Massacre.