Tuesday, September 26th
2:00pm - 3:30pm
The National Film Board of Canada Film Club's programming offers up a rich and varied selection of short and feature-length films.
Join us for a showing of: Obachan's Garden, 2001 (94 mins.)
Peeling back the layers of her grandmother's life, filmmaker Linda Ohama discovers a painful, buried past in this feature-length documentary. Asayo Murakami, 103 years old, recalls life in Japan, her arrival in Canada as a "picture bride," her determination to marry a man of her choice, the bombing of Hiroshima and the forced relocation of her family during WWII.
Registration required, call 519-753-2179 to register.