The CAAM Fam gives their personal documentary recommendations from CAAM’s Asian American film archives.
We share some of Yuri Kochiyama’s best quotes from “Yuri Kochiyama: Passion for Justice.” Free screening in San Jose on 9/4 at 7 p.m. Plus, Taiyo Na’s essay, “Yuri, Tupac, and a Harlem House.”
The documentary “Stories from Tohoku” gives voice to survivors of the 2011 tsunami and nuclear crisis in Japan. Catch it at CAAMFest San Jose on 9/6.
Director Thien Do is a part of a larger wave of overseas Vietnamese who have gone to Vietnam to make their films.
MEMORIES TO LIGHT
Memories to Light is a project to collect and digitize home movies and to share them – and the stories they tell — to a broad public. Enjoy the films we’ve collected and let us know if you have home movies to share.
MUSLIM YOUTH VOICES PROJECT
Muslim Youth Voices is a national project that supports media making from a new generation of storytellers. MYVP will provide free filmmaking workshops for Muslim youth in six cities across the country over three years.