Movies About  Hiroshima-Nagasaki

These movies offer glimpses into the lives of survivors, the enduring impact of radiation, and the resilience of those who faced unimaginable hardships.

Two siblings struggle to survive in post-World War II Japan as they navigate the harsh realities of war, starvation, and societal indifference.

Grave of the Fireflies (1988)

A French actress and a Japanese architect engage in an affair while exploring their past traumas and the bombing of Hiroshima.

Hiroshima Mon Amour (1959)

A Japanese-American family visits their elderly grandmother in Nagasaki, prompting discussions about the atomic bombing and its lingering effects.

Rhapsody in August (1991)

A young boy's life in Hiroshima is shattered by the atomic bombing, and he must cope with loss, hardship, and his own survival.

Barefoot Gen (1983)

A short animated film which captures the essence of the Hiroshima-Nagasaki tragedy through great artistry.

Picadon (1978)

A young woman navigates daily life in wartime Hiroshima, showcasing her resilience, creativity, and the challenges of survival.

In This Corner of the World (2016)

A teacher returns to Hiroshima after the bombing and confronts the impact on her former students and the struggles of survivors.

Children of Hiroshima (1952)

A story of a Hiroshima survivor and her struggle to find a suitable husband due to societal prejudice surrounding radiation exposure.

Black Rain (1989)

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