Join the Nichi Bei Foundation at the San Francisco Premiere Screening of "Persona Non Grata" a new feature on "Japanese Schindler" Chiune Sugihara, who helped save 6,000 refugees from Nazis in the midst of WWII.
5 p.m. Benefit Screening: $50 Admission
- Japanese American Director Cellin Gluck ("Black Rain," "Transformers," "Contact")
- Madoka Sugihara, granddaughter of Chiune Sugihara from Japan
- Survivors of Sugihara transit visas will be present
- Reception featuring silent auction, food/ wine/ sake and entertainment by Murasaki Ensemble Trio
1:30 p.m. Screening
- $20 General Admission
- $15 Students/ Nichi Bei Foundation Members
When: Saturday, September 10
Time: 1:30 p.m. and 5 p.m.
Where: New People Cinema, San Francisco
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