October 22nd, 2010
The movie ‘Hafu’ explores the limbo world of people who are half-Japanese and half something else, as they try to find their place in society.
By Daniel Krieger
What does it mean to be half-Japanese in 21st-century Japan?
This is what filmmakers Megumi Nishikura and Lara Takagi set out to explore in their documentary film, “Hafu,” of which they showed a preview screening last month at the Kansai Franco-Japanese Institute in Kyoto.