Season 8

The eighth season of PACIFIC HEARTBEAT chronicles the Pacific Islander experience from Hawai’i to the continental USA, Tonga, Australia, Easter Island, London, England, and beyond. From revealing exposés to rousing musical performances, the series features a diverse array of programs that will draw viewers into the heart and soul of Pacific Island culture.

Video thumbnail: Pacific Heartbeat Let's Play Music! Slack Key with Cyril Pahinui & Friends

Pacific Heartbeat

Let's Play Music! Slack Key with Cyril Pahinui & Friends

Slack key musician Cyril Pahinui jams with some of the most talented musicians in Hawai‘i.

Let's Play Music! Slack Key with Cyril Pahinui & Friends

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Pacific Heartbeat

Corridor Four

Challenging the American hero image in a portrait of 9/11 first-responder Isaac Ho’opi’i.

Corridor Four

Video thumbnail: Pacific Heartbeat Te Kuhane o te Tupuna

Pacific Heartbeat

Te Kuhane o te Tupuna

The people of Rapanui attempt to claim back what is theirs: land and a lava-rock image.

Te Kuhane o te Tupuna

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Pacific Heartbeat

Leitis in Waiting

Tonga’s evolving approach to gender fluidity through the story of leiti Joey Mataele.

Leitis in Waiting

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Pacific Heartbeat

Prison Songs

The inmates at Australia's Berrimah Prison share their feelings and faults through song.

Prison Songs

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