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Sacramento Screening at Crest Theater - August 26, 2018

Moderator – Jana Katsuyama, KTVU Fox 2 News Reporter;

Panelists: Marlene Shigekawa, Executive Producer/Co-Director;

Sharon Ito, Manager of Communications & Public Affairs, Sacramento State University;


Basim Elkarra, Council on American-Islamic Relations

Amy Tsubokawa, Cast; Patty Tsubokawa Reeves, Cast.


Panel included: Mary Higuchi, Julia Harumi Mass, Marlene Shigekawa, Kamal Abu-Shamsieh. Moderator was Ernie Kazato


Film Screening at La Pera School located on the Colorado River Indian Tribes Reservation.


Screening & Panel Discussion in Gardena, CA - Feb. 24, 2018

Panel discussion following film screening at the Gardena Valley Japanese Cultural Institute includes panelist:

Aasma Ahmed of CAIR; Sameer Ahmed from ACLU; Marlene Shigekawa, Executive Producer;Monica Emry & Mary Higuchi, cast.


Marlene Shigekawa with Kristjana Eyjolfsson, Educational Director of the Historical Museum at Fort Missoula. University of Montana and the Historical Museum at Fort Missoula sponsored our screening of For the Sake of the Children


Panel discussion following screening includes:

Jana Katsuyama, KTVU Fox 2 News Reporter, Zahra Billoo from CAIR, Alan Nishio, Karen Korematsu and Marlene Shigekawa.

Event was sponsored by the National Japanese American Historical Society. Pictured below is Executive Director of NJAHS, Rosalyn Tonai.


Screening of For the Sake of the Children documentary film

with Q & A – Alan Nishio and Marlene Shigekawa. Scott Naakatari moderating.


Joe Fox, Director, Marlene Shigekawa, Co-Director & Executive Producer, Shannon Murphy, Education Director of the Noguchi Museum.


Grace Presbyterian Church in Long Beach - April 30, 2017

Marlene Shigekawa speaks after film screening at Grace Presbyterian Church in Long Beach. Other panelists include Stephanie Reeves Gilman, Patti Tsubokawa Reeves and Amy Tsubokawa


Japanese American National Museum in Los Angeles ,Feb. 19, 2017

Panelists include: Hussam
Ayloush, Executive Director of the Council on American-Islamic Relations, Jennie Pasquarella, Director of Immigrants’ Rights,
ACLU of California, Alan Nishio and Monica Embry from the Japanese American community.


David Ono of ABC 7 News will
be moderating

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