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Sacramento Japanese Film Festival

Sacramento Japanese United Methodist Church

6929 Franklin Blvd.

Sacramento, CA 95823

SACRAMENTO JAPANESE FILM FESTIVAL

13th Annual

July 14-16, 2017 •  Crest Theatre

1013 K Street •  Sacramento


www.sacjapanesefilmfestival.net

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Japanese Art, Culture, and Events in the Sacramento Valley & Beyond

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AN EVENING WITH GEORGE TAKEI

Where No Story Has Gone Before



Barbara Kado, Sacramento Japanese Film Festival Chairperson, attended the pre- event reception in honor of George Takei before his talk, An Evening With George Takei - Where No Story Has Gone Before, at the Mondavi Center's Jackson Hall on October 15, 2016 - a near sellout event.


George Takei and Barbara Kado

Photo courtesy of the Mondavi Center

Wakamatsu/Gold Hill Walk and Tour - American River Conservancy

Various Dates and Times


A historic tour led by American River Nature Center Docents. Includes springs, streams, wetlands, live oak forest, and the site of the 1869 Watamatsu Tea & Silk Farm. Space is limited. For reservations, call American River Nature Center, (530) 621 - 1124, or email julie@arconservancy.org.


See website for details:  Wakamatsu



ASIAN ART MUSEUM

200 Larkin St.

San Francisco

 

Visit their website for times:  Asian Art Museum


Visit the museum’s collection galleries that feature more than 2,000 artworks from all major cultures of Asia


Museum Hours:  

Tues–Sun:  10 AM–5 PM

Thursday:   10 AM–9 PM

Monday:  Closed


Phone: 415-581-3500




California Museum presents:


Kokoro:  The Story of Sacramento’s Lost Japantown

February 12 - May 28, 2017


All new exhibit surveying the experience of local Japanese Americans in the early 20th century.


Developed in partnership with former residents of Sacramento’s Japantown, author of Sacramento’s Historic Japantown: Legacy of a Lost Neighborhood Kevin Wildie, and others.


Click here for more information:  KOKORO


Sacramento Japanese Film Festival and Crocker Museum


GRAVE OF THE FIREFLIES


SJFF screens Grave of the Fireflies, 3:30 PM, Sunday, February 19, 2017, at Crocker Art Museum's Day of Remembrance for the 75th Anniversary of Executive Order 9066. The order mandated the incarceration of Japanese Americans during World War II. Isao Takahata's 1988 anime film is about two children, Seita and Setsuko, and their struggle to survive the World War II firebombing of Kobe, Japan.


Crocker Museum's, Setzer Auditorium. Free Admission. Space is limited. Advanced registration is recommended.  


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