“Minidoka: An American Concentration Camp”

  • 2019
  • 30 mins

“Minidoka: An American Concentration Camp” (2019, 30 min.) by Rory Banyard. Japanese Americans were forcibly removed from their Pacific Northwest homes during WWII and then put on trains to a concentration camp in the desert of southern Idaho.

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From discovering what became of the barracks that housed Japanese Americans during the war, or groundbreaking documentaries on the Minikoa concentration camp or incarceration in Canada, these films shed light on little-known stories.