Me, Japanese is the story of Jose Kozer, one of the foremost Cuban poet of his generation and his search for the truth about his identity as an expatriate. "Identity is a jail" is a phrase that he asserts as he challenges us to also question our own definition of identity. But who is Kozer; is he a literary genius or an outsider finding sanctuary in his daring poems?
The documentary was awarded by the WaveMaker Grants programs in 2015, which is part of the Andy Warhol Foundation's Regional Regranting Program. WaveMaker Grants is supported by the Andy Warhol Foundation for the Visual Arts, John S. and James L. Knight Foundation, and the Miami-Dade County Department of Cultural Affairs.”