mama.film presents a conversation with Christopher Makoto Yogi, Director of the 2021 Sundance Official Selection I WAS A SIMPLE MAN.

In this conversation with Christopher Makoto Yogi, Director of I WAS A SIMPLE MAN we talk to him about the inspiration for the movie, the journey it took to get to Sundance, representation on screen, discovering new talent, finding your filmmaking family and being a new dad to a one week old! Moderated by Lela Meadow-Conner, mama.film

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