“Asian Americans” PBS Documentary Series (May 11-12)

Starts: May 11, 2020 at 8:00 pm
Ends: May 12, 2020 at 11:00 pm

Asian Americans premieres on PBS May 11 and 12, 2020

PBS and the Center for Asian American Media (CAAM) will debut “Asian Americans,” the most ambitious television chronicle of the Asian American story in the United States. It premieres on PBS on May 11 and 12 during Asian Pacific American Heritage Month.

“Asian Americans” is a five-part film series that chronicles the contributions and challenges of Asian Americans, the fastest-growing ethnic group in America. Told through individual lives and intimate personal histories, the series explores the role that Asian Americans have played in the country’s past, present, and future.

Watch a Preview

For Bay Area KQED Channel 9 viewers, the five-part “Asian Americans” series will air:

Monday, May 11, 2020  8:00 pm – 10:00 pm PDT
Episode 1: Breaking Ground
Episode 2: A Question of Loyalty

Tuesday, May 12, 2020 8:00 pm – 11:00 pm PDT
Episode 3: Good Americans
Episode 4: Generation Rising
Episode 5: Breaking Through

Learn more about the series here.

NOTE: If you missed any of the PBS series, you can watch episodes that have already aired at this website:  https://www.pbs.org/show/asian-americans/