Free food, a fantastic filmmaker and a fun time!
Join CAPAS in a discussion with filmmaker Tadashi Nakamura about different types of film projects (documentary, concert footage, fundraiser videos, etc) to showcase the diverse ways a videographer/filmmaker can serve community.
CAPAS Mead Hall 132
About Tadashi Nakamura:
Tadashi Nakamura was named one of CNN’s Young People Who Rock for being the youngest filmmaker at the 2008 Sundance Film Festival. He recently released MELE MURALS, an hour-long documentary on the transformative power of modern graffiti art and ancient Hawaiian culture for a new generation of Native Hawaiians. His first collaboration with ʻŌiwi TV was the documentary film Jake Shimabukuro: Life on Four Strings (NEA funded) which was broadcasted nationally on PBS in 2013 and went on to win the 2013 Gotham Independent Film Audience Award. Nakamura’s trilogy of films on the Japanese American experience, Yellow Brotherhood (2003), Pilgrimage (2007) and A Song for Ourselves (2009) have garnered over 20 awards at film festivals. Nakamura has a M.A. in Social Documentation from UC Santa Cruz, a B.A. in Asian American Studies from UCLA where he graduated Summa Cum Laude.
Supported by the Campus Life Committee and SCORE.