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2016 Seattle Asian American Film Festival

WHERE IN THE WORLD IS MT MANZO NAGANO?

Directed by George Takaki

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

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EAST BY NORTHWEST (FREE)

Northwest Film Forum Screen 2
February 20, 2016 2:30 pm

Description

Three young men struggle to make the first ever ascent of wild and rugged Mount Manzo Nagano, named in honor of their great-grandfather, the first Japanese immigrant to Canada.

Director George Takaki is scheduled to attend.


Director's Bio

George Takaki was born in Los Angeles, went to camp at Heart Mountain, Wyoming, and grew up in Montebello. A graduate of UC Riverside as a chemistry major, George then went to graduate school at the University of Kansas. Having worked 32 years as a teacher and Assistant Principal, George been retired for 12 years and is into biking, hiking, filmmaking, Jane Austen, volunteering for the Gardena Pioneer Project, and physical fitness.

 



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Dates & Times

Plays In:
EAST BY NORTHWEST (FREE)

Northwest Film Forum Screen 2
February 20, 2016 2:30 pm