Witnesses to a Secret War (#205)
This program tells the stories of three generations of Hmong refugees as they struggle with their personal and political legacies. The Xiong family, who fought on America's side of the "secret" war in Laos, tries to claim their own piece of the American dream while Hmong American Ka Ying Yang tries to understand her own similar family history. [56 minutes]
This episode has not aired in the past few months on Iowa Public Television.
Series Description: A new international independent documentary series from the Independent Television Service (ITVS), GLOBAL VOICES samples the best of international documentary. In its premiere season, the series features five all-new global docs and 21 notable international documentaries that have previously aired on PBS in other forums.
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These episodes of Global Voices aired in the last few months on Iowa Public Television.
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- Acrobat (#509)
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- Last Train Home (#718)
- Oil & Water (#717)
- Here Comes Uncle Joe (#714)
- A Village Called Versailles (#613)
- Before The Revolution (#712)
- Ice People (#713)
- Diamond in the Dunes (#711)
- El General (#710)
- My So-Called Enemy (#709)
- Miss Nikki and the Tiger Girls (#701)
- I Was Worth 50 Sheep (#514)