In Japan, there is a special way to grieve after having an abortion. Inspired by these Buddhist rituals, Mizuko is an intimate look of how a half-Japanese American woman re-evaluates the controversial drawing of ‘the line’ in abortion ethics, when she becomes pregnant herself.
Kira Dane is a half-Japanese filmmaker, painter, and native New Yorker. She attended New York University's Tisch School of the Arts with a degree in Film and Television. After... more»