An American History: Resettlement of Japanese Americans in Greater Cleveland (film)


Title An American History: Resettlement of Japanese Americans in Greater Cleveland
Date 2000
Genre Documentary
Director Greg Petusky; Johnny Wu
Producer Greg Petusky; Johnny Wu
Writer Johnny Wu
Starring Masumi Hayashi; Harry Taketa; Sadie Yamane; Steve Yano
Music Greg Petusky
Cinematography Greg Petusky
Editing Johnny Wu
Studio MDI
Runtime 53 minutes
IMDB An American History: Resettlement of Japanese Americans in Greater Cleveland

Oral history-based documentary centering on Japanese Americans who resettled in Cleveland after leaving the concentration camps. Directed by Greg Petusky and Johnny Wu, the film was funded in part by a grant from the Japanese American Citizen's League's National Endowment Fund. It debuted at a screening at the Cleveland Museum of Natural History on April 8, 2000.

Authored by Brian Niiya, Densho

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