“Mr. Tanimoto’s Journey”

Directed by Jesse Dizard
  • 2017
  • 27 mins

“Mr. Tanimoto’s Journey” (2017, 27 min.) by Jesse Dizard. Jim Tanimoto is the last living member of a group of men known as the Block 42 resisters at the Tule Lake Segregation Center, who protested the loss of their constitutional rights.

Plays in

Taking A Stand

Voices of resistance, and those who were angered by their wartime incarceration, speak volumes. In the 1980s, it took a federal commission to unravel layers of pain and decades of frustration, which would lead to a historic community victory for redress and reparations.