Filmmaker Interview

Eric Paul Fournier (2001)

Fred Koramatsu challenged the forced internment of Japanese Americans and lost in a Supreme Court case in 1944. However, he never lost his resolve and the fight continued for another forty years. Filmmaker Eric Paul Fournier describes the essentially American qualities exemplified by Fred Koramatsu, the subject of his documentary Of Civil Wrongs and Rights, and this country's ability to grow and change.

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