Asian & Pacific American Heritage

Homeland: Immigration in America

Mon, 07/30/2012 - 7:00pm

Probe one of the nation’s most polarizing issues and a key topic in the 2012 election: immigration. 

Personal Ethnography Night

Fri, 06/29/2012 - 7:00pm

WXXI presents three documentaries featuring personal ethnographic journeys.

My Reincarnation

Sun, 06/24/2012 - 10:30pm

Witness the epic story of exiled Tibetan Buddhist master Chögyal Namkhai Norbu and his Western-born son, Yeshi.

Global Voices: Lakshmi and Me

Mon, 06/17/2013 - 9:00pm

Set against a backdrop where servants are habitually treated as social inferiors, the film looks at what can happen when an employer shows empathy, and a silent worker finds her voice.

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.

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