Film Screening and Discussion—Moving Walls: American Nightmare to American Dream

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Film & Other Media

Dec 20179
2:00p.m. - 4:00p.m.

Japanese American National Museum
100 North Central Avenue
Los Angeles, California, 90012
United States


Join us for the LA premiere of a new documentary about what became of the barracks built to house 11,000 Japanese Americans at Heart Mountain concentration camp. Featuring interviews with former prisoners as well as people who live in the structures today.

Q&A to follow with filmmaker Sharon Yamato and photojournalist Stan Honda, whose work is featured in the companion book, Moving Walls: Preserving the Barracks of America’s Concentration Camps.

Included with museum admission. Free for JANM and Visual Communications members. RSVPs are recommended. 

See janm.org for updates.

Co-sponsored by Visual Communications.
Read about Sharon Yamato’s quest to find barracks in her 2015 article.


 

JANM . Last modified Dec 02 2017 3:53 p.m.


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