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Forgive-Don't Forget

United States, 2017 (English, Japanese)
1h 10m 52s

During Japan's surrender at the end of World War II, numerous swords were confiscated by American officers. In order to better understand the past and build a bridge between cultures in the present, a filmmaker attempts to return one of these surrendered swords to its original owner.

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Cast
Paul Ufema, Brad Bennett

Screenings & Awards

Philadelphia Asian American Film Festival
Philadelphia
November 12, 2016
East Coast Premiere
United States

W&M Global Film Festival
Williamsburg
February 24, 2017
Virginia Premiere
United States

Tribute Film Festival
Abilene
March 4, 2017
Texas Premiere
Best Feature Documentary
United States

Chichester International Film Festival
West Sussex
August 20, 2017
UK Premiere
United Kingdom

DOCUTAH International Documentary Film Festival
St. George
September 7, 2017
Utah Premiere
United States

Gallup Film Festival
Gallup
September 15, 2017
New Mexico
United States

Full Bloom Film Festival
Statesville
September 15, 2017
Best Documentary Feature
United States

Global Peace Film Festival
Winter Park
September 22, 2017
Florida Premiere
United States

Guam International Film Festival
Hagatna
September 28, 2017
Pacific Asia Premiere
Guam

Atlanta Asian Film Festival
Lawrenceville
October 18, 2017
United States

PUSH! Film Festival
Bristol
United States

Sanford International Film Festival
Sanford
United States

Utopia Film Festival
Greenbelt
United States

Chesapeake Film Festival
Easton
October 28, 2017
United States

Project type(s): Documentary
Category/ies entered: Virginia Films and Filmmakers