In the early morning of 11th September 1941, the island was shaken by the Imperial Japanese Airforce bombardmebts. Many spectators crowded the streets unaware of what is about to come. Many perished and soon, the locals of Penang Island will find themselves abandoned by the British Forces and European residents followed by the many terrors unleashed upon the island by the Japanese Invaders.
1941: The Fall of Penang is a historical documentary revolving around survivors of the Japanese Occupation in Penang. Through life and death, they fought hard and strived to survive the ordeal. What could have caused a two century old British Stronghold to fall?