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Pacific Heartbeat

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."

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Episode Description
Saturday, Jul 6, 2019 - 7:00 AM
"Waiting for John"
If you had never heard of an airplane or a refrigerator, would you think it was a miracle when one arrived? When the American military landed on a remote island in the South Pacific during World War II, the islanders were amazed by America's fantastic cargo. The John Frum Movement was born: a unique religion now considered the last surviving "Cargo Cult". The program explores the history and last vestiges of this extraordinary religion, and in the process asks, where do our prophets come from? And what makes people believe?. D
Show is TVG DVS Enabled

More Pacific Heartbeat on PLUS (MT)
Saturday, Jul 6, 2019 - 7:00 AM "Waiting for John" (PLUS)
Show is TVG DVS Enabled
Saturday, Jul 13, 2019 - 7:00 AM "Dream Big: Nanakuli at the Fringe" (PLUS)
Show is TVG DVS Enabled
Saturday, Jul 20, 2019 - 7:00 AM "Splinters" (PLUS)
Show is TVG DVS Enabled
Saturday, Jul 27, 2019 - 7:00 AM "Mele Murals" (PLUS)
Show is TVG DVS Enabled
Saturday, Aug 3, 2019 - 7:00 AM "Visions in the Dark: The Life of Pinky Thompson" (PLUS)
Show is TVG DVS Enabled
Saturday, Aug 10, 2019 - 7:00 AM "Ever The Land" (PLUS)
Show is TVG DVS Enabled
Saturday, Aug 17, 2019 - 7:00 AM "Next Goal Wins" (PLUS)
Show is TVG DVS Enabled
Saturday, Aug 24, 2019 - 7:00 AM "Poi E: The Story of Our Song" (PLUS)
Show is TVG
Saturday, Aug 31, 2019 - 7:00 AM "Making Good Men" (PLUS)
Show is TVPG
Saturday, Sep 7, 2019 - 7:00 AM "Being Bruno Banani" (PLUS)
Show is TVG
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