a film by Jennifer M. Kroot
Documentary, 93 min.
Saturday, Nov. 1, 12:30 p.m. and Sunday, Nov, 2, 6 p.m.
Best known and loved as Sulu at the helm of the starship Enterprise, George Takei boldly journeyed from a childhood in a WWII interment camp to 70 years of activism for human rights and liberties. Now, with his husband Brad, George’s daily activism is legend. It was his idea, in a PSA response to Tennessee’s infamous “Don’t Say Gay” bill, to encourage viewers to say, “It’s OK to be Takei.”