Issei: The First Generation

“Lost” 1984 documentary, rediscovered and restored, about Japanese men and women who, at the turn of the century, immigrated to the West Coast of…

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A Song for Ourselves

During the 1970s when Asians in America were invisible to the country — and more importantly even to themselves — the late Chris Iijima’s…

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Passing Poston

During World War II, almost 120,000 Japanese-Americans were forcibly relocated and spent the war years in one of ten internment camps located in remote…

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The First Battle

THE FIRST BATTLE is about a previously untold struggle for freedom, equality and full citizenship in America. This struggle was waged unconventionally behind the…

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Can a candidate with no political experience and no charisma win an election if he is backed by the political giant Prime Minister Koizumi…

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SHONENKO reveals the untold stories of Taiwanese child laborers (Shonenko), from 12 to 14-years-old, who manufactured fighter planes in the Japanese naval arsenals during…

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Two young Japanese Americans set out to find an obscure place called Manzanar in the California desert, in 1969. This was one of ten…

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