Manzanar, Diverted: When Water Becomes Dust

Documentaries |  1h 24m

Festival Premiere | Documentary | United States

Q & A with Filmmakers.

From the majestic peaks of the snow-capped Sierras to the parched valley of Payahuunadü, “the land of flowing water,” MANZANAR, DIVERTED: WHEN WATER BECOMES DUST poetically weaves together memories of intergenerational women. Native Americans, Japanese-American WWII incarcerees and environmentalists form an unexpected alliance to defend their land and water from Los Angeles.

Director Ann Kaneko

Producer Jin Yoo-Kim and Ann Kaneko

Editor Susan Metzger

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