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Title Rabbit in the moon. [Kanopy electronic resource]

Publication Info. [San Francisco, California, USA] : Kanopy Streaming, 2016.
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Description 1 online resource (1 video file, approximately 85 minutes) : digital, .flv file, sound
digital
video file MPEG-4 Flash
Note Title from title frames.
Event Originally produced by Emiko Omori in 1999.
Summary Like many innocent Japanese Americans released from WWII forced incarceration camps, the young Omori sisters did their best to erase the memories and scars of life under confinement. Fifty years later acclaimed filmmaker Emiko Omori asks her older sister and other detainees to reflect on the personal and political consequences of the camps. Visually stunning and emotionally compelling, Rabbit in the Moon uses eye witness accounts to examine issues that created deep rifts within the community, reveals the racist subtext of the loyalty questionnaire, and the absurdity of the military draft within the camps. Omori renders a poetic and illuminating picture of a deeply troubling chapter in American history.
System Details Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Subject Manzanar War Relocation Center.
Heart Mountain Relocation Center (Wyo.).
Tule Lake Relocation Center.
Poston Relocation Center (Ariz.).
Japanese Americans -- Forced removal and internment, 1942-1945 -- Personal narratives.
Japanese Americans -- Forced removal and internment, 1942-1945 -- Psychological aspects.
Concentration camps -- California.
Concentration camps -- Arizona.
Concentration camps -- Wyoming.
World War, 1939-1945 -- Draft resisters.
World War, 1939-1945 -- Participation, Japanese Americans.
Loyalty oaths -- United States.
Genre Documentary films.
Added Author Omori, Emiko, film director narrator.
Omori, Chizuko, producer.
Kanopy (Firm)
Music No. 1173017 Kanopy
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