© Jam3 and the National Film Board of Canada

23rd Entertainment Division Jury Selections

East of the Rockies


Joy KOGAWA / Jam3 / National Film Board of Canada [Canada]


The story is told from the perspective of Yuki, a 17-year-old girl forced to live in the Slocan internment camp with her family during the Second World War. Users interactively experience the life in the camp by tapping or zooming in on key elements within each scene. A game app that tells a story by Joy KOGAWA, an acclaimed Canadian author, poet, and a former internee at an internment camp.