Documentary Film Series

The Story of the Tsuchiya Family

To be filmed in Chicago, LA, Berkely, & Manzanar, the third film in the series features the journey of Lourdes Nicholls to discover, share, and celebrate the life stories of her grandparents, incarcerees at Manzanar, a California Japanese Internment camp during WWII and Lourdes mother, Fumi, who was born there.  This is a real life tale about how hope, art, perseverance, and community keep us going through the most difficult times.

Also featuring Michael D McCarty, Alicia Partnoy, Rose Masters and many more.


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