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“And Then They Came For Us” – Film and Virtual Q&A
February 19 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
“AND THEN THEY CAME FOR US” film virtual screening and Q & A
Please register here to view the film. The streaming link will be emailed Feb 12th and will be available to stream until Feb 19th.
Then, join us on Feb. 19, 4-5pm for a Q & A with actor and activist, George Takei, filmmaker, Abby Ginzberg and Satsuki Ina who is featured in the film. Register for the Q and A here
About the Film:
Seventy-five years ago, Executive Order 9066 paved the way to the profound violation of constitutional rights that resulted in the forced incarceration of 120,000 Japanese Americans. Featuring George Takei and many others who were incarcerated, as well as newly rediscovered photographs of Dorothea Lange, And Then They Came for Us brings history into the present, retelling this difficult story and following Japanese American activists as they speak out against the Muslim registry and travel ban. Knowing our history is the first step to ensuring we do not repeat it. And Then They Came for Us is a cautionary and inspiring tale for these dark times.