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The Book of Distance
The Book of Distance

THE BOOK OF DISTANCE

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Directed by Randall Okita
Canada, 2020
Short, Documentary

Synopsis

In 1935, director Randall Okita’s grandfather left Hiroshima for Canada, where he was interned in a camp for Japanese Canadians during World War II. His home and land were expropriated. In Okita’s depiction of this life story, motion-capture animated figures appear without faces, including himself.

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Synopsis

In 1935, director Randall Okita’s grandfather left Hiroshima for Canada, where he was interned in a camp for Japanese Canadians during World War II. His home and land were expropriated. In Okita’s depiction of this life story, motion-capture animated figures appear without faces, including himself.

Trailer