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Land of the Rising Fastball

Lance Miccio's cross-cultural documentary explores the sociological role baseball has played throughout Japan's history. By mixing interviews with Hall of Fame players and visits to Japanese "castles of baseball," the film creates a deeply historical sense of yakyu, or "Japanese baseball culture." This special screening is a benefit for the Japanese Disaster Relief Fund. 70 minutes