May BIPOC Programming on NHPBS

Together We Stand Against Racism

NHPBS is celebrating Asian Pacific American Heritage during the month of May. Check out several special programs highligting the AAPI community. And don't miss some of the other shows that focus on different cultures and races this month on NHPBS.

You can watch the programs on one of our 5 on-air channels NHPBS, NHPBS Explore, Create, World and Kids. You can also stream NHPBS LIVE on your computer!

AFROPOP: THE ULTIMATE CULTURAL EXCHANGE
AMERICAN EXPERIENCE: FREEDOM RIDERS
AMERICAN MASTERS: AMY TAN – UNINTENDED MEMOIR
ASIA INSIGHT
ASIAN AMERICANS
BASIC BLACK
THE CHINESE EXCLUSION ACT: AMERICAN EXPERIENCE
EYES ON THE PRIZE
HAYAO MIYAZAKI: 10 YEARS WITH THE MASTER
HUMAN: THE WORLD WITHIN
INDEPENDENT LENS: THE DONUT KING
JOURNEYS IN JAPAN
LORRAINE HANSBERRY: AMERICAN MASTERS
NORMAN MINETA AND HIS LEGACY: AN AMERICAN STORY
PACIFIC HEARTBEAT
RECONSTRUCTION: AMERICA AFTER THE CIVIL WAR
RACE MATTERS: AMERICA AFTER GEORGE FLOYD
TULSA: THE FIRE AND THE FORGOTTEN


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This film features a Mozambican man's commitment to preserving the art of Mapiko dancing.

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Rewind & Play | Promo

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Trace the history and legacy of one of the most important works of art from the AIDS era.


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Porters deliver precious cargo across the U.S.-Mexico border to keep families connected.

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Trailer | Free Chol Soo Lee

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AfroPoP | Season 15 | Trailer

The 15th season of AfroPoP spotlights the power of Black art and artists.

Trailer | Hidden Letters

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A supervised drug injection site gives hope to a community ravaged by fentanyl deaths.

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The people of Pahokee rise “outta the muck” to celebrate family history and football.

Trailer | Storming Caesars Palace

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Underground

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Survivors of subway harassment share their stories in hopes of changing the stigma.

No Straight Lines

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Five queer comic book artists journey from the underground comix scene to the mainstream.

The Picture Taker

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Meet Ernest Withers, iconic African American civil rights photographer—and FBI informant.

The Big Payback

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The passage of the first-ever reparations bill for Black Americans stirs up a debate.

Trailer | Outta the Muck

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Children of Las Brisas

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Trailer | The Big Payback

The passage of the first-ever reparations bill for Black Americans stirs up a debate.

Trailer | The Picture Taker

Trailer | The Picture Taker

Meet Ernest Withers, iconic African American civil rights photographer—and FBI informant.

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Trailer | Love in the Time of Fentanyl

A supervised drug injection site gives hope to a community ravaged by fentanyl deaths.

Trailer | This Winter on Independent Lens

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Five queer comic book artists journey from the underground comix scene to the mainstream.

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Trailer | Children of Las Brisas

A Venezuelan youth orchestra tests the power of music amidst poverty and politics.

Move Me

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A dancer paralyzed with a spinal cord injury adapts to life with a disability.

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Groundbreaking documentary. Award-winning docuseries.

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