Join the Greater Vancouver Japanese Canadian Citizens’ Association (GVJCCA) and the National Association of Japanese Canadians (NAJC) for a free screening at Tonari Gumi in Vancouver. GVJCCA and NAJC are hosting the films, The Breadwinner and Meditation Park, as part of the National Canadian Film Day on Wednesday, April 18th starting at 6:30 p.m.
The Breadwinner is an Academy Award nominated animated feature about Parvana, an 11 year old girl, who disguises herself as a boy to help her family survive under the Taliban in Afghanistan in 2001.
Meditation Park is about a Chinese-Canadian family and a journey of self-discovery for the matriarch Maria. Her daughter is played by Sandra Oh.
GVJCCA & NAJC host National Canadian Film Day
Wednesday, April 18, starting at 6:30 p.m.
Tonari Gumi, 42 W8th Avenue, #101, Vancouver