Alternative Facts: The Lies of Executive Order 9066 (USA, 2018) [CAAMFest 2019]

When President Roosevelt signed Executive Order 9066 in 1942, he set in motion the incarceration of around 120,000 Japanese-Americans in concentration camps in some of the harshest areas of the United States. This lasted until […]

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on May, 15 · in Reviews

Minidoka (USA, 2018) [CAAMFest 2019]

Megumi Nishikura is an American documentarian who works to reveal aspects of our common humanity through film. Her most famous title is Hafu: The Mixed-Race Experience in Japan (2013) but for her latest documentary, Minidoka, […]

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on May, 15 · in Reviews

Geographies of Kinship (USA, 2019) [CAAMFest 2019]

“What happened and how did it happen?” Estelle Cooke-Sampson asks in a sit-down interview near the beginning of Deann Borshay Liem’s newest documentary, Geographies of Kinship. With this question, Borshay Liem continues to expand her […]

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on May, 10 · in Reviews

Bei Bei (USA, 2018) [CAAMFest 2019]

A pregnant young woman finds herself at an impossible crossroad. Abandoned by her boyfriend and left alone in a foreign country, growing ever more depressed as the due date for pregnancy approaches, she sees her […]

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on May, 05 · in Reviews

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