In an interview with Stacey Hayashi, whose movie, “Go For Broke — An Origin Movie,” will premiere at the Hawaii International Film Festival, Tateishi recalled being at home in ‘Aiea when the bombs began falling on Pearl Harbor on Dec. 7, 1941.

Hayashi reposted her June 2016 interview with Tateishi, then 99 years old, on her Facebook page. In it, he said he saw “black smoke and fire in the sky” and the planes were flying so high that anti-aircraft guns were unable to reach them.

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