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What country is the empire of the sun?

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08/06/2008

The Empire of the Sun, a book written by J. G. Ballard, takes place in China.

Based on events which Ballard himself witnesses and suffered while interned as a boy in Shaghai during the Second World War.

The screenplay was filmed by Steven Spielberg, to critical acclaim, being nominated for six Oscars and winning three British Academy Awards.