Maikaru: The Documentary Short

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Maikaru’s filmmaking journey stemmed from a documentary short made about his life. He survived human trafficking and this short film went on to win Seattle International Film Festival’s 2014 Best Documentary short. This made the film eligible for an Academy Award.

“Maikaru looks toward a bright future having survived a childhood filled with violence and human trafficking. “

You made view the documentary short and a KCTS 9 interview on the link below:

https://kcts9.org/programs/in-close/culture/life-of-maikaru

Check out the IMDB page here