© Daisuke Nishijima 2017

22nd Manga Division Jury Selections

Dien Bien Phu – TRUE END

Manga published in book form, in magazine

NISHIJIMA Daisuke [Japan]


Dien Bien Phu – TRUE END is the complete series of Dien Bien Phu. The story is set at the Vietnam War and depicts the love between a young photographer in the military and a young girl who fights for the Viet Cong. Developments rooted in historical reality and the sweet touch- es coexist on the page, vividly depicting the brutality of war. Serialized in 2006, was completed with the 2018 TRUE END volume 3.