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Directed by Quyên Nguyen-Le, Tadashi Nakamura

Cast: Nobuko Miyamoto

Filmmakers in attendance. Film program will be followed by Q&A.

Deep gratitude to all of our community organizations for the work that they lead. Special thanks to GREAT LEAP and Asian American Documentary Network for their help in promoting this program.

After decades of groundbreaking cultural work that unites communities and sets the bar for Asian American storytelling, Miyamoto reflects on a life that has bridged coasts, industries, families, and history. Featuring rare archival footage, NOBUKO MIYAMOTO: A SONG IN MOVEMENT is a story of a changing community told through the singular life of one of its most beloved storytellers.

Writer: Iliana Garcia, Quyên Nguyen-Le
Producers: Nic Cha Kim, Tadashi Nakamura
Executive Producers: Tamara Gould, Angela Boisvert
Director of Photography: Corey Cao Nguyen, Jess X Snow
Editor: Iliana Garcia
Composer: Derek Nakamoto
Sound Designer: Jon Oh
Music: Derek Nakamoto, Nobuko Miyamoto

Preceded By

120,000 LUMENS

Directed by Scott Oshima

120,000 lumens, a short experimental documentary, observes the time and memory embodied by a historic Japanese American building.

Dates & Times


Aratani Theatre @ JACCC

Sat, May 4
6:00 pm