Under a Jarvis Moon (#102)
In the late 1930s through the early years of World War II, 130 young men from Hawaii were sent to occupy desert islands in the Pacific. What ensued is a tale of intrigue, courage, and ultimately, tragedy. [56 minutes]
Series Description: Running the gamut from enlightening documentaries to musical showcases, the anthology series PACIFIC HEARTBEAT draws viewers into the heart, mind and soul of Pacific Island culture. Episodes: "Na Mele: Jerry Santos", "Splinters", "Road to the Globe" and "Na Loea: The Masters."
All Upcoming Episodes
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These episodes of Pacific Heartbeat aired in the last few months on Iowa Public Television.
- Papa Mau: The Wayfinder (#103)
- There Once Was an Island - Te Henua E Nnoho (#105)
- Under a Jarvis Moon (#102)
- The Illness & The Odyssey (#302)
- Na Loea: The Masters (#304)