Asian & Pacific American Heritage

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.

American Masters: Hollywood Chinese

Mon, 05/06/2013 - 7:30pm

From the sexed-up Suzie Wong to the kung fu fighting Bruce Lee, American Masters tackles issues of race and representation in Hollywood Chinese.

POV "Wo Ai Ni (I Love You) Mommy"

Tue, 05/29/2012 - 7:00pm

Can an 8-year-old girl from Guangzhou Province find happiness with a Jewish family on Long Island? Watch as Fang Sui Yong becomes Faith Sadowsky.

A Necessary Journey

Tue, 05/22/2012 - 9:00pm

The story of Binh Rybacki's fight to change the lives of Vietnamese children.

Independent Lens "A Village Called Versailles"

Fri, 05/09/2014 - 7:00pm

A successful fight by New Orleans’ Vietnamese refugee community against the opening of a toxic government-imposed landfill.

American Masters “I.M. Pei: Building China Modern”

Wed, 05/02/2012 - 6:00pm

This film follows the seven-and-a-half-year personal and architectural journey from west to east, a literal coming home of architect I.M. Pei.

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