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For the Sake of
the Children

For the Sake of the Children is a documentary film that looks at the impact of WWII Japanese-American internment on mothers and how they raised their children during their incarceration and after.

This film examines the impact that the internees’ parenting had on their childr
en and on the generations that followed – in particular the challenges, struggles, and circumstances that individuals from each subsequent generation have faced in shaping, integrating and reconciling their identities as Japanese-Americans.

Watch the trailer :

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