Asian & Pacific American Heritage

New Year Baby

Tue, 05/22/2012 - 8:00pm

Born in a Thai refugee camp on Cambodian New Year, filmmaker Socheata Poeuv grew up in the United States never knowing that her family had survived the Khmer Rouge genocide.

P.O.V: The Betrayal (Nerakhoon)

Tue, 05/29/2012 - 8:30pm

A family's journey from war-torn Laos to the streets of New York reveals a story of survival and forgiveness.

Independent Lens: Summer Pasture

Wed, 05/16/2012 - 7:30pm

Summer Pasture is a rare glimpse into the life of a family at a crossroads.

In the Matter of Cha Jung Hee

Sun, 05/01/2016 - 10:00pm

Her passport said she was Cha Jung Hee. She knew she was not.

One Voice

Fri, 09/28/2012 - 9:00pm

The Kamehameha Schools Song Contest, a tradition nearly 90 years in the making, is a one-of-a-kind presentation of Hawaiian language, song, and dance. 

Every Day Is a Holiday

Fri, 05/03/2013 - 9:00pm

Chinese-American filmmaker Theresa Loong knew little about her father’s past until she discovered his secret diary, written when he was a teenager and POW in a Japanese work camp during World War II.

Asian and Pacific American Heritage Month programming on City 12

Throughout May, 2012

City 12 celebrates Asian and Pacific American Heritage Month with special programming and documentaries throughout May.

Pidgin: The Voice of Hawai'i

Mon, 05/16/2016 - 7:00pm

Born on sugar plantations and spoken by more than half of Hawai‘i’s population, Pidgin captures multi-ethnic Hawai‘i’s heart and soul.

ART 21 Screening and Talk Back at the Little Theatre

Wed, 04/11/2012 - 6:30pm

Join WXXI and the Little Theatre for a free screening of a film that asks “how do artists act as agents of change?” followed by a talk back. 

Destination: Asia MARATHON

Sat, 03/24/2012 - 6:00am

Join favorite Create tour guides Rudy Maxa, Art Wolfe, Rick Steves, Burt Wolf and the Grannies as they visit the jewels of Asia.

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