Asian & Pacific American Heritage

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.

Global Voices "Last Train Home"

Sun, 05/31/2015 - 10:00pm

This award-winning film travels with a Chinese couple, part of the 130 million migrant workers who journey to their home villages every spring for the New Year.

Patsy Mink: Ahead of the Majority

Sat, 03/23/2013 - 3:00pm

In 1965, Patsy Mink became the first Asian-American woman and woman of color in the United States Congress. 

Independent Lens: Beetle Queen Conquers Tokyo

Mon, 05/21/2012 - 8:00pm

Beetle Queen Conquers Tokyo explores the history of Japan’s love affair with bugs.

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