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Amache Rose

Directed by Billy Kanaly
  • 2022
  • 29 mins

A rose planted 80 years ago by incarcerees of the Amache concentration camp grows in the high desert of Colorado, where it has no business growing.

About the Director
Billy Kanaly is a documentary filmmaker in Denver, Colorado and the head of Denver Botanic Films at the Denver Botanic Gardens. Billy has worked on many documentary films ranging from Jazz music, to trees to, building cabins in Alaska. His most recent film, “Amache Rose,” has been selected by multiple film festivals including the Denver Film Festival.

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Dates & Times


AMC Kabuki 8 SF Japantown

Sat, Feb 25
2:15 pm

San Jose Betsuin Buddhist Church

Sun, Feb 26
2:45 pm