Filmmakers in attendance. Film program will be followed by Q&A
On the 80th anniversary of Executive Order 9066 that imprisoned Japanese Americans in World War II, 80 YEARS LATER captures how families continually grapple with the legacy of their experience. Beyond physical appearances, habits and tendencies, how does one inherit trauma across generations?
Director: Celine Parreñas Shimizu
Writer: Celine Parreñas Shimizu, J. Reid Miller
Producer: Celine Parreñas Shimizu, Dan Shimizu, J. Reid Miller
Line Producer: Janet Chen
Executive Producer: Celine Parreñas Shimizu
Director of Photography: Dan Chein
Editor: Eben Portnoy
Composer: Theo Gonzalves
Sound Designer: Rosa Sungjoo Park
Music: Theo Gonzalves
Cast: Kiyoko Kasai Fujiu, Robert Tadashi Shimizu, Jean M. Fujiu, Jenny Shimizu Risk, Matthew Risk, and Jon Fujiu
A half Mexican and half Japanese American veteran of WWII, meets the son of a Nisei veteran who helped him during the war.