UNDER THE BLOOD-RED SUN

By Tim SAVAGE

SHOWCASE ENTERTAINMENT INC. / SC GLOBAL MEDIA / SHOWCASE FOR KIDS - as SALES All rights, World / DISTR Theatrical, TV, DVD-video, VOD, Airline, World

Drama - Completed 2015

Based on the bestselling book of the same name, the lives of a young Japanese boy & his best friend living in Hawaii are turned around when the Japanese bomb Pearl Harbor.

    • Year of production
    • 2015
    • Genres
    • Drama, Family
    • Countries
    • USA
    • Languages
    • ENGLISH
    • Duration
    • 90 mn
    • Director(s)
    • Tim SAVAGE
    • Writer(s)
    • Graham SALISBURY
    • Producer(s)
    • Dana SATLER HANKINS
    • Synopsis
    • The film was written by Graham Salisbury, writer of the best selling novel.

      On Sunday morning, December 7, 1941, Tomikazu (Tomi) Nakaji (KYLER KI SAKAMOTO The Fishing Club) and his best friend Kalama Epstein (BILLY DAVIS The Kid) are playing baseball in a field near their homes in Hawaii when the Japanese launch a surprise attack on Pearl Harbor.

      As Tomi looks up and recognizes the Blood-Red Sun emblem on the fighter planes, he knows that his life has changed forever. Soon, his father and grandfather, both Japanese Americans, are arrested and taken to internment camps. His mother loses her job because she is Japanese. Although Tomi feels frightened and ashamed of his native land, he is quickly forced to become the man of the family.

      "Under the Blood-Red Sun" is an unforgettable tale of courage, honor, survival and friendship.
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