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Inspired by stories from the director's grandfather, 'Nisei' follows the journey of two Japanese-American brothers during World War II, Minoru and John Miyasaki. Stripped of their citizenship and placed in internment camps, they volunteer for the 442nd Regimental Combat Team, an all Japanese-American unit that sacrificed everything, to prove their loyalty to a country that doesn’t want them. Torn between country and family, they must face the enemy overseas along with adversity back home.
DIRECTOR/WRITER: Darren Hauro Rae
PRODUCERS: Nick Martinez, Barnaby Dallas & Jessica Olthof
Los Angeles & San Francisco
© 2022 Roann Films, LLC
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