Asian & Pacific American Heritage

Pacific Heartbeat: Waimea 'Ukulele & Slack Key Guitar

Tue, 05/14/2013 - 7:00pm

This performance documentary provides an insider's peek into the unparalleled talent and camaraderie of the Waimea 'Ukulele and Slack Key Guitar Institute

Among B-Boys

Wed, 05/13/2015 - 7:00pm

Explores the intersection of rugged urban b-boyin’ (breakdancing) and the traditional roots of Hmong culture.

Anna May Wong: In Her Own Words

Mon, 05/06/2013 - 9:00pm

Anna May Wong knew she wanted to be a movie star from the time she was a young girl—and by 17 she became one.

Passing Poston

Fri, 05/06/2016 - 6:00pm

 The moving and haunting story of four former internees of the Poston Relocation Center. 

Pacific Heartbeat "Hula: Language of the Heart"

Mon, 05/26/2014 - 8:00pm

The Merrie Monarch Hula Festival, a four-day competition and exhibition often referred to as the "Olympics of Hula," showcases the elegance, power and storytelling richness of this ancient art form.

INDEPENDENT LENS: Seeking Asian Female

Mon, 05/06/2013 - 10:00pm

View the love story between an aging white man and the Chinese bride he finds online. 

JAKE SHIMABUKURO: LIFE ON FOUR STRINGS

Sun, 06/30/2013 - 10:30pm

Enjoy dynamic performances by ukulele virtuoso Jake Shimabukuro, a native of Hawai’i. 

America Reframed "Nā Kamalei: The Men of Hula"

Sun, 05/26/2013 - 2:00pm

See beyond deep-rooted stereotypes of "grass-skirt girls".

Independent Lens "Ai Weiwei: Never Sorry"

Fri, 10/02/2015 - 9:00pm

Learn about the life and work of celebrated Chinese artist and activist Ai Weiwei. 

Global Voices: Sumo East and West

Mon, 10/22/2012 - 8:00pm

In recent years, the ancient art of sumo has witnessed an increasing number of foreigners rising to the top of its professional ranks.

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