Breadfruit

PBS HAWAI‘I PRESENTS
The Roots of ‘Ulu

 

Follow the mythological origins of ‘ulu, its journey from Tahiti to Hawai‘i on Polynesian voyaging canoes, and modern efforts to revitalize breadfruit as a possible solution to food shortages. Native practitioners, medical specialists and agricultural experts have a shared vision of the ‘ulu tree playing an important role in cultural preservation, health restoration and food sustainability for Hawai‘i’s future.

 

SIMPLY MING
Hawai‘i – Lee Ann Wong

SIMPLY MING: Hawai‘i - Ed Kenney

 

Chef Ming Tsai adventures on Maui with Chef Lee Anne Wong, then heads to Kako‘o ‘Oiwi farm in He‘eia, O‘ahu where the chefs gather traditional Hawaiian ingredients, such as taro plants, edible ferns and breadfruit. In the kitchen, Ming and Lee Anne create a sumptuous meal celebrating the heritage of the islands.

 

PBS HAWAII PRESENTS
Breadfruit & Open Spaces

 

Explore the journey of a group of Pacific Islander immigrants from the Federated States of Micronesia who now live on Guam. The film gives a rare look into their personal lives as they struggle to hold their ground and find a voice on a new island, while maintaining ties to their families on their home island of Chuuk.