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Those Who Came Before:

The Musical Journey of Eddie Kamae (2009)

 

The Kamae’s final documentary recounts Eddie’s own journey of musical self-discovery, a journey that led him to some of the most well-respected gatekeepers of the Hawaiian Renaissance and grew into a 50-year pursuit of Hawaiian cultural and musical traditions.

 





Mary Tyler Moore:
A Celebration

 

Mary Tyler Moore “turned the world on with her smile” on The Dick Van Dyke Show, The Mary Tyler Moore Show and on the silver screen. This special features classic clips plus comments from Betty White, Ed Asner, Valerie Harper, Cloris Leachman, Gavin MacLeod, John Amos, Carl Reiner, Dick Van Dyke, and Moore herself. Plus, Oprah Winfrey recounts Mary Tyler Moore’s critical role as TV’s first independent career woman.

 

THE NEW ENVIRONMENTALISTS
From Myanmar to Scotland

 

Six unlikely heroes from around the globe celebrate the power of the human spirit, the beauty of nature, and the diversity of world cultures as they protect the Earth for future generations. True underdogs, they wield tools as simple as art, scuba gear and the local pub to take on powerful opponents … and win.

 

BAFTA Celebrates Downton Abbey

 

BAFTA (The British Academy of Film and Television Arts) celebrates Downton Abbey with a special program offering insight into the making of the award- winning series, a look back with the cast at their favorite moments and a behind-the-scenes peek with the crew on set.

 

PBS HAWAII PRESENTS
Biography Hawaii: Princess Ruth Ke’elikolani

Biography Hawaii: Princess Ke'elikolani

 

Air date: Thurs., Oct. 8, 9:00 pm

 

A formidable presence in 19th-century Hawaii, Princess Ruth Ke‘elikolani refused to speak English, practice Christianity, or leave the Hawaiian Islands. Though her life was darkened by the deaths of her children and her beloved first husband, she was a popular and strong force who resisted the kingdom’s drift toward annexation. In keeping with Princess Ruth’s own devotion to Hawaiian language and culture, this documentary is presented in two versions: English and Hawaiian.

 

The Hawaiian Version of this program will be shown: Thurs., Oct. 8, 9:30 pm

 

Celtic Woman Fan Favorites

 

Celtic Woman celebrates its ten-year anniversary with a festival of fan favorites. Highlights include: “Shenandoah,” “May It Be,” “Danny Boy,” “You Raise Me Up,” “Orinoco Flow” and “Ave Maria.”