Film Screening and Q&A—Never Give Up! Minoru Yasui and the Fight for Justice (Part 1)

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Film & Other Media

Jul 201729
2:00p.m.

Japanese American National Museum
100 No. Central Ave.
Los Angeles, California, 90012
United States


Join us for the LA premiere of this new documentary film tracing the life of noted civil rights activist Min Yasui from his childhood in the farming community of Hood River, Oregon, to his career as the first Japanese American attorney in that state and his family’s experiences during World War II. A preview of the forthcoming Part 2 is included.

Q&A to follow with filmmaker Holly Yasui, daughter of the noted activist. Free with museum admission . RSVPs are recommended.

Check janm.org for updates.

Read a 2015 article by Holly Yasui about the film on Discover Nikkei.

 

JANM . Last modified Jun 19 2017 2:13 p.m.


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