Film Screening & Discussion, "Journey to Namie"
Holtz Center Brown Bag Series
Thursday, February 9, 2017
"A Journey to Namie" is a short documentary film that follows a trip of the filmmaker to a small town in Fukushima, Japan. The story focuses on Namie, a fishermen town surrounded by a river and mountains located only 20 kilometers from Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power station. When the 3.11 disaster struck the area, Namie was severely damaged by both earthquake and tsunami. Followed by discussion with filmmaker Sulfikar Amir.