Documentary Mondays: "Manzanar, Diverted"
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Join us every Monday for intriguing and compelling real life stories!
Join the Pelham Parkway-Van Nest Library for a free screening of “Manzanar, Diverted”.
At the foot of the majestic snow-capped Sierras, Manzanar, the WWII concentration camp, becomes the confluence for memories of Payahuunadü, the now-parched “land of flowing water.” Intergenerational women from Native American, Japanese American and rancher communities form an unexpected alliance to defend their land and water from Los Angeles.
Directed by Ann Kaneko
Run time: 1 hr 24 minutes
For Teens and Adults
This event is a collaboration with POV, the award-winning independent non-fiction film series on PBS www.pbs.org/pov.
This film has accessibility assets for hard of hearing, deaf, blind and low-vision viewers via All4Access. Click the All4Access link to learn how to get access.
Space is Limited So Please Register In Advance.