Chu Minyi uses a film camera to film a meeting of Wang Jingwei's cabinet in 1940.
Chu Minyi with film camera
The RNG foreign minister Chu Minyi tries his hand at filmmaking in this undated photograph. Next to him is (possibly) Chen Guoqi (a photographer for the RNG’s Central News Agency). The RNG Minister of Publicity, Mr Lin Baisheng, is on the far left of the image. This image was taken as Chu Minyi filmed a Cabinet meeting convened by Wang Jingwei in the summer of 1940. Newsreel footage of the event can be found here.
- circa March 1940 — November 1940
- Return to the capital
(1937 – 1945)
- Chen Guoqi, Chu Minyi, cinema, Lin Baisheng, photography
Source Reference Details
LOC Prints and Photographs Room, Lot 11700
Library of Congress