Posts Tagged ‘ Tsunami ’

2014 / Japan Foundation film series to feature a true story of 2011 Tsunami disaster, Sept 24 at 7:00 pm, free admission

Forwarded for The Japan Foundation Los Angeles / JAPANEMA The Japan Foundation Los Angeles provides high quality Japanese film screening every second and fourth Wednesday. 7:00 pm at JFLA Auditorium, 5700 Wilshire Blvd, #100, Los Angeles, CA 90036. Free to attend. Reservation is not required. Street Parking is available. http://www.jflalc.org/about-us.html#parking *All movies are in Japanese...
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2013 / Japanese play depicting first responders of 2011 earthquake, March 30, 31

A new production of Hikobae, a play about the medical staff who risked their lives following the devastating earthquake, tsunami and nuclear disasters that struck Japan on March 11, 2011 will premiere in Los Angeles on March 30 and 31 and New York on April & 6. Hikobae honors the first responders and those...
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2013 / Rotary Club to invite a tsunami survivor to share her story, Jan. 31

Unoura Masako and Local Students

The Rotary Club of Downtown Los Angeles holds a special presentation by Mrs. Masako Unoura Tanaka, survivor of the March 2011 Great East Japan earthquake and tsunami, on Thursday, Jan. 31 at 6:30 – 8:00 pm at Los Angeles Athletic Club, 431 West Seventh Street, Los Angeles, CA 90014. Renowned architect and the creator...
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2012 Film “Pray for Japan” to bring real stories of tsunami disaster, Aug 18 at 4:00 pm

A documentary film about March 11, 2011 Tohoku earthquake and tsunami disaster will be screened at  Aratani / Japan America Theatre in Little Tokyo on Saturday, Aug 18 at 4:00 pm. One screening only. Tickets are $10 for adults, $5 for children. Film “Pray for Japan” is depicting the aftermath in the devastated region...
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Tohoku: Recovering prefectures invite visitors

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+ From Shige HIgashi, publisher and editor: From March 1 – 4, I visited Minamisanriku Town, Motoyoshi area, Kesennuma City, Rikuzentakata City, and Ofunato City. I heard real voices of people in the tsunami stricken areas. In order to deliver my reports to many readers, I set up this website for complimentary subscription. Click...
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Hundreds killed as megaquake strikes Japan, triggers tsunami, fires

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TOKYO, March 12, Kyodo A powerful earthquake with a magnitude of 8.8 struck a wide area of northeastern and eastern Japan including Tokyo on Friday, triggering dozens of fires and a massive tsunami that swept away houses, cars and ships and killed hundreds of people. The 2:46 p.m.  earthquake on March 11 was the...
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