Propaganda of WW2 in Japan and America

Propaganda of Pacific War. WWII.

  • Watch the films above--about 7.5 minutes each. 
  • Answer the questions listed below using the material of both films. Submit your answers via this website in pdf format or directly into the program. 

  1. Who is the intended audience. 
  2. What is the symbolism in the Japanese film (different animals)?
  3. What do you think is racist about the American film?
  4. Why do the Americans disparage Japanese technology?
  5. Why does the American film use such voices and poor English?
  6. Why do both films use animation?
  7. What parts of such animation are actually very literal?
  8. Write 150 words about your impressions of this propaganda. Does this help you understand the definition of propaganda?