canadiary Ottawa

Diary of Events and Happenings in Ottawa, Ontario.

"Persona Non Grata" Film Screening

November 8, 2016 6:30 pm. The film follows the true story of Japanese diplomat, Chiune "Sempo" Sugihara. Serving as Vice-Consul of Japan in Lithuania on the precipice of the Second World War, Sugihara risked career and personal safety by issuing over 6,000 transit visas to Jewish families.. 255 Sussex DriveOttawa, ON K1N 9E6.. Event Details. Location: 255 Sussex Drive, Ottawa