Screening in Phoenix, Arizona on March 28, 2019

Marlene Shigekawa on panel with cast member, Patty Tsubokawa Reeves, and with Kathy Nakagawa, Professor of Asian Studies at Arizona State University. Screening took place at the Cutler-Plotkin Jewish Heritage Center.

Interview on NBC Bay Area

Marlene Shigekawa was interviewed by Robert Handa for his NBC Bay Area show -Asian Pacific America.  It was broadcasted on Dec. 2 on COZI.  View the interview at:

San Jose Screening – October 28, 2018

Over 350 attendees were present at the San Jose Buddhist Church Betsuin.

Panel included Amy Tsubokawa, Stephanie Gillman, Patty Tsubokawa Reeves,

Marlene Shigekawa & Zahra Billoo with Robert Handa as moderator.

Larkspur Screening – September 16, 2018

Panelists included:  Marlene Shigekawa, Executive Producer & Co-Director;

Cast Members – Monica Embrey & Mary Higuchi.  Moderator – John Sasaki,

former KTVU News Reporter in the Bay Area & current Director of Communications,

Oakland Unified School District.

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;
Amy Tsubokawa, Cast; Patty Tsubokawa Reeves, Cast.