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2016 Seattle Asian American Film Festival

A SUITCASE IN ONE HAND — A PAINTBOX IN THE OTHER

Directed by Michi Tanioka

Short Film, Documentary, Browse All Films / USA / 2015 / Documentary / 5 mins

Precedes:
THE EMPTY CHAIR

Northwest Film Forum Screen 1
February 20, 2016 12:00 pm

Description

The story of artist Kunio Tatsui’s life interrupted and found again.


Director's Bio

A former office manager at LAUSD before her retirement, Michi Tanioka started making films with the Digital Histories class in 2006. Her first film was May I Have This Dance For The Rest Of My Life, followed by And The Dance Continues, and The Last Dance to complete the trilogy.



Precedes

  1. THE EMPTY CHAIR

    Greg Chaney / Feature, Documentary, By Northwest Filmmakers, Browse All Films / USA / 2015 / Documentary / 72 mins
    The unique story about how Japanese Americans from Juneau, Alaska, were sent to prison camps during World War II and how people from the community stood in quiet defiance against the immoral internment of American citizens. Director Greg Chaney and subject Mary Tanaka scheduled to attend.

    Preceded by: FALL SEVEN TIMES, GET UP EIGHT: THE JAPANESE WAR BRIDES, A SUITCASE IN ONE HAND — A PAINTBOX IN THE OTHER


Dates & Times

Precedes:
THE EMPTY CHAIR

Northwest Film Forum Screen 1
February 20, 2016 12:00 pm