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- Films and Video
- Grades 9-12, Adult
- Family – blessing or curse, Power of the past, Quest for discovery, Self-awareness
Documentary film by Lise Yasui that chronicles her exploration of her family's hidden history—especially that of her paternal grandfather, Masuo Yasui —through interviews and family home movies and photographs. One of the most acclaimed films about the wartime incarceration of Japanese Americans, Family Gathering was nominated for an Academy Award in 1988.