Next on POV: The U.S. broadcast premiere of Sun Kissed!

When a Navajo couple discovers their children have a disorder that makes exposure to sunlight fatal, they also learn their reservation is a hotbed for this rare genetic disease. Why? Sun Kissed follows Dorey and Yolanda Nez as they confront cultural taboos, tribal history and their own unconventional choices to learn the shocking truth: The consequences of the Navajos’ Long Walk — their forced relocation by the U.S. military in 1864 — are far from over.

Watch the trailer:

Watch the documentary now on your iPhone or iPad, on PBS stations Thursday, October 18, 2012 at 10 PM, or online starting Friday, October 19, 2012. Check your local listings ».

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