Persona Non Grata: The Story of Chiune Sugihara - NBC Bay Area

Persona Non Grata: The Story of Chiune Sugihara



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      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

      For more information, please click here.