Minka

MINKA is a short documentary about a remarkable Japanese farmhouse and the memories it contains. In 1967, an American journalist and a Japanese student rescued the ancient house from the snow country of Japan, and their lives were forever changed.

Lesson Plan

Resurrecting a Home

In this lesson, students learn about traditional craftsmanship and discuss the value of preservation and the power of film in storytelling.

Lesson Plan

Resurrecting a Home

In this lesson, students learn about traditional craftsmanship and discuss the value of preservation and the power of film in storytelling.