In 1930s Vancouver, children of Japanese immigrants form “The Vancouver Asahi” baseball team. With players like Reji “Reggie” Kasahara, they navigate racial tensions using innovative “brain ball” tactics, achieving victories and becoming community beacons.
As they succeed, World War II’s shadow looms. Personal challenges meet societal prejudices, climaxing in a significant championship game. The film ends with the war’s outbreak and the Japanese-Canadian internment, highlighting enduring spirit amidst adversity.