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Systems Down Shorts Program
Streaming on Hot Docs at Home Thu, Apr 29, 2021 10:00 AM
From our Systems Down program, this is a selection of short documentaries about challenging the status quo.
Film Info
Country Listing:Canada
Premiere Status:Canadian Premiere
Festival Info
Festival Year:2021
Program Category:Shorts
Cast/Crew Info
Director(s):Mika Yatsuhashi
Producer(s):Chris Henny
Writer(s):Mika Yatsuhashi
Editor(s):Mika Yatsuhashi
Cinematography:Mika Yatsuhashi
Sound:Tim Horlor
Lena Rye


With the help of FBI documents and her family archives, a young Japanese American woman pieces together the story of her great-grandfather, who lost his job and was dispossessed of his belongings during the Second World War. What effects does this legacy have on her American identity today? Aisha Jamal

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