40 14 TANGO IN TORRANCEDirected by Teresa Takaki Matsushima
Filmmakers in attendance. Film program will be followed by Q&A
Old age is not for sissies. 40 14 TANGO IN TORRANCE follow the director’s mother, a ballroom dancer, on her journey through forgetfulness. She loses the ability to speak, except for two numbers. Her painful dark past becomes a blur and she finally begins to enjoy life coloring on a blank slate.
Director: Teresa Takaki Matsushima
Digital Histories is a mechanism for Asian and Pacific Islander older adults to use their unique voices and perspectives in sharing stories with the generations to come.