Section

Japanese

Documentaries, Japanese, Shorts

JEFF IMADA: BREAKING BARRIERS BY DESIGN

Film

JEFF IMADA: BREAKING BARRIERS BY DESIGN

Directed by Cory Shiozaki
Jeff Imada was a pre-med student at UCLA before an opportunity to work as an extra on a…
Chinese, Documentaries, Japanese, Local, Narratives, Shorts

LIMITLESS (SHORTS)

Program

LIMITLESS (SHORTS)

Limitless showcases people who have pushed themselves past their limits in power lifting, kyudo, bodybuilding, and sumo. Limitless...
Documentaries, Japanese, Shorts

MOVING WALLS

Film

MOVING WALLS

Directed by Sharon Yamato
What happened to the scores of barracks used to imprison 120,000 Japanese Americans during WWII? At one internment…
Documentaries, Japanese, Local, Shorts

RAIN OR SHINE: THE SEIKE JAPANESE GARDEN

Film

RAIN OR SHINE: THE SEIKE JAPANESE GARDEN

Directed by Corinne Chin, Ellen M. Banner
Each Thursday, 90-year-old veteran Hal Seike and his 87-year-old wife Fran tend to the Seike Japanese Garden: a…
Adoptee, Chinese, Japanese, Korean, Narratives, Shorts

SPOTLIGHT (SHORTS)

Program

SPOTLIGHT (SHORTS)

A collection of short films worthy of your attention. Co-presented by AAAW, Seattle Art Museum, and Northwest Film Forum
Documentaries, Japanese

THE REGISTRY

Film

THE REGISTRY

Directed by Steve Ozone, William Kubota
During World War II, the U.S. Military Intelligence Service (M.I.S) -- composed of Japanese American soldiers trained as…
Japanese, Narratives, Shorts

TOKYO LOVERS

Film

TOKYO LOVERS

Directed by Mayumi Yoshida, Nach Dudsdeemaytha
Thrown together by unexpected circumstances, two lonely strangers bond over their heartbreaks. Their unexpected friendship helps them regain…
Documentaries, Japanese, Shorts

WAY OF THE BOW

Film

WAY OF THE BOW

Directed by Mayumi Yoshida
A beautiful and meditative look at Kyudo, the Japanese martial art of archery.