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2016 Seattle Asian American Film Festival

THE REAL MIYAGI

Directed by Kevin Derek

Feature, Documentary, Browse All Films / USA / 2015 / Documentary / 82 mins / Seattle Premiere

THE REAL MIYAGI

Northwest Film Forum Screen 1
February 21, 2016 3:00 pm

Description

Follow the extraordinary life of Fumio Demura, a Shito Ryu Karate master who helped popularized martial arts in America. A Hollywood mainstay, later in life he would become well-known as the stunt double for Mr. Miyagi.

Co-Presented By: JACL Seattle


Director's Bio

Kevin Derek is a producer and editor known for his work on the feature films The Trap and The Ultimate Game. THE REAL MIYAGI is the second documentary feature he’s directed.



Preceded By

  1. BARRIO DOS: PINTADOS

    Erykah Del Mundo / Short Film, Browse All Films / USA/Philippines / 2015 / Action / 4 mins
    In the slums of Bario Dos is a shantytown controlled by a slumlord. Police officer Leo Ruiz must use his Filipino fighting style to rescue a kidnapped little girl.

    Precedes: THE REAL MIYAGI


  2. THE CHALLENGER

    Tran Quoc Bao / Short Film, Narrative, By Northwest Filmmakers, Browse All Films / USA / 2015 / Action / 8 mins
     A young Kung Fu fighter, eager to make a name for himself, challenges his hero in an underground match. Director Bao Tran and producers Al'n Duong and Brice Budke scheduled to attend.

    Precedes: THE REAL MIYAGI


Dates & Times

THE REAL MIYAGI

Northwest Film Forum Screen 1
February 21, 2016 3:00 pm