Share

Watch It

On DVD: TBD | On Blu-ray: TBD

Chiheisen

Synopsis

Based on the experiences of director [[Performer~P111248~Kaneto Shindo~kanetoshindo]]'s sister, this docudrama follows the life of a young Japanese woman given in marriage to a compatriot living in California, as repayment on a debt. When the woman arrives, she is desperately homesick, although her farmer-husband is kind and understanding. She endures, raises four children, and along with her family, faces the humiliation of forced incarceration in a Japanese internment camp in Arizona while the family...more

Advertisement