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"My Daughter Yoshiko" Short Film (Official Trailer)

by Brian Blum
​Synopsis: A Japanese-American mother struggles to come to terms with her daughter's autism diagnosis. Based on true events.
Written & Directed by Brian Blum
Co-Written by Kent Morita
Cast:
Saori Goda as Saki Omura
Mei-Lin Hosang as Yoshiko Omura
Yoshihiro Amao as Hideyo Omura
Rika Akanishi as Kazuko Omura
Francine Birns as Neighbor
Amy Hoerler as Cheryl (Park Mom)
Evan Gitlin as Young Boy
Fern Katz as Elderly Shopper
Craig Dearr as Officier 1
Barry Blum as Officer 2
Miguel Belmonte as Saki's Husband / Yoshiko's Father
Ryan Rothenberg as Park Dad
Jessica Rothenberg as Park Mom
Milo Rothenberg as Park Boy
Hanna Rothenberg as Park Girl
Brian Gitlin as Park Man
Lisa Gitlin as Park Woman
Johanna Gutiérrez as Supermarket Shopper
Corine Murat as Supermarket Shopper #2
Producers: David E. Munz Maire, Bryan Benitez & Ryan Beharry
Executive Producers: Aika Avello, Mieko Avello, Alexander Falk, Nora Falk, Lori Blum, Barry Blum, Michael Hill, Michael Beddome, Taylor Compton, Lewis Collier & Cydney Collier, Brian Leitten, Tadashi Mitsui, Joseph Velez, Mallory Blum & Williams Naranjo
Cinematographer: Hamilton Yu
Editor: Carlos Perez Segarra
Assistant Editor: Jonathan Cuartas

Casting Director - NYC: Kathleen Vissicheli-Hanley
Casting Director - Miami: Joan Peña
Casting Assistants: Shino Frances, Brian Ryu, Fenton Li, Roman Fusco, Lori Blum & Taylor Compton
Composer: Aaron Kenny
Color Correction Artist: Oliver Eir
Sound Editor: Keller McDivitt
1st Assistant Director: Christine Vorsteg
2nd Assistant Director: Michelle Ryan
Script Supervisor: Jesse Godinez
Script Doctor: Alia Azamat
1st A.C.: Saif Al-Sobaihi
2nd A.C.: Benito Sanchez
Camera P.A.: Julianna Cadavid
D.I.T.: Jonathan Cuartas
 
Gaffer: Omar Nasr
Key Grip: Michael Cuartas
Best Boy Grip: Kevin Guzman
Swing: Sergio Gallego
Sound Mixer: Matthew Bunker
Boom Op.: Art Bustamante
Production Designer: Ecegül 'JJ' Bayram
Art Director: Jessica Rosales
Prop Master: Lucinda 'Lucy' Covington
Art P.A.s: Alex Lambert & Brian Botta
Art Photographer: Joe Zakko
Graphics: Josh Depew & Nick Burns
Key Hair & Make Up Artist: Caro Paez
Additional Hair & MakeUp: Peter Borbely
Hair Designer for Rika Akanishi: Jay Goldsmith
P.A.s: Ariadna Saenz, Bryan Guzman, Starr Tribue, Smauel Muñoz & Daniella Garcia
Behind the Scenes Team: Josh Liberman, Krysten Llamas & Gabriel Herndon
Special Thanks to : Shino Frances, Brian Ryu, Fenton Li, Roman Fusco, Brian Leitten, Michael Hill, Vonda Lambdin, Theresa Van Vliet, Barbie and Terry Goodman, Jennifer Friedman, Francine Birns, Judy Lederhandler, Jenna Dosch, Naoko Wada, Mike Gorsline, Janet Grillo, Williams Naranjo, Zach Hasselbring, Pawel Kapica, Hollyn Johnson, Allyssa Rivera-Cabrero, Zak Corbeil, Ricardo Bueno, Jude Leitten, Rodolfo Troncoso, Maurice Barrero, Bridget Anne Morin aka Queen of the Universe, Michelle Hammontree, Deputy Chief Jason Cohen, Officer Josue Mangual, Dorothea E. Beiz, Eric King, Jeanie Lisenby, Donyelle T. Marshall, Michael Hirt, Joanne Flovella & Andy Silveira
in Association with Different Roads to Education, LLC
Produced by AireBedd Productions & B2 Audio
Shot in and around Miami, FL.

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