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Borrowed From Nature

Kino Sum Productions‘ new documentary Borrowed From Nature explores the rich and complex history of Japanese gardens in western Canada. Through the principles and design philosophy of famed Japanese Canadian designer Roy Tomomichi Sumi, the film explores Japanese gardens in Lethbridge, AB, Vancouver, BC, and New Denver, BC, revealing hidden testaments to an enduring Japanese influence in our country.

Japanese Canadian designer Roy Tomomichi Sumi

It is available on CBC Gem starting November 13, 2020 and will air on CBC TV in BC and Alberta on Nov. 14 at 7 p.m.