A screening of “Proof of Family” the short documentary about an Ethiopian asylum seeker in Tokyo with English subtitles is followed by a talk with the director of the NPO promoting cultural exchanges between Japanese and Ethiopians in Tokyo. Enjoy drinks and vegan snacks as well!
“Proof of Family” (Director: Yu Iwasaki / 34 min / 2019)
An Ethiopian asylum seeker in Tokyo takes on Japan's bureaucracy to prove his legal family ties to his wife and daughter. Winner of the Audience Award for Short Film, Tokyo Documentary Film Festival.