My Daughter Yoshiko **

 

9:00 am | Block of 6 Films | THE SPEAKEASY THEATRE | 103 S. Harris St.
Director:
Brian Blum
Date:
Friday 9/20
Duration:
16 min

Film Synopsis: Japanese-American Single mother Saki Omura struggles to cope with her daughter’s autism diagnosis. Much more than a story of coping with autism, “My Daughter Yoshiko” is also about the power of trading shame for empathy.
Note: Adult language
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