Many thanks go out to these wonderful people who recorded our events, including Cinema Forum Fukushima who went to great effort to record in-depth interviews and presentations in May 2012, and to East River Films for their taping and editing of 2013 events. Coleen Fitzgibbon also recorded three wonderful interviews with Hiroko Sakaguchi, Setsuko Thurlow and Yasuaki Yamashita. From broadcast TV both C-SPAN and NY1 covered events.
CINEMA FORUM FUKUSHIMA 2013
On May 2, 2013, The Japan Society & Hibakusha Stories presented “Atomic Bomb Survivors Meet Descendants of Harry Truman and the Manhattan Project” with students in New York City Public High Schools. The evening featured Clifton Truman Daniel, Shigeko Sasamori, Jong-keun Lee, and Dr. Cynthia Miller. Marie Cochranen graciously acted as interpreter. Robert Fish of the Japan Society & Robert Croonquist of Hibakusha Stories provided opening remarks.
CINEMA FORUM FUKUSHIMA 2012
In May of 2012 the intrepid Hibakusha Stories team visited many New York City area high schools to make presentations to the attentive school kids. These recordings document the visits to East Community High School, Bayside High School, Lower Manhattan Arts Academy High School, and Harlem Renaissance High School.