JA Filmmakers Take Part in ‘Digital Histories’

The 2019 Los Angeles Asian Pacific Film Festival, presented by Visual Communications, will include “Digital Histories” on Sunday, May 5, at 2 p.m. at the Aratani Theatre, 244 S. San Pedro St. in Little Tokyo.

Since its creation in 2003, the Digital Histories video production and digital storytelling program for older adults is designed for older generations to create and preserve visual stories to be passed down to younger generations. Their works consist of personal and place-based documentaries and other compelling narratives that contribute to the artistic expression and healthy lifestyles of older adults. This year’s films include:

Other short films in the festival with Japanese/Japanese American connections include: