About This Series
Pacific Heartbeat, now in its sixth season, is an anthology series that provides viewers a glimpse of the real Pacific - its people, cultures, languages, music, and contemporary issues. From revealing exposés to rousing musical performances, the series features a diverse array of programs that will draw viewers into the heart and soul of Pacific Island culture.
Pacific Heartbeat comes to public television through a partnership between Pacific Islanders in Communications and PBS Hawaii, and is presented and distributed by American Public Television.
The transformative power of art through the unlikely union of graffiti and ancient Hawaiian culture. Two renowned street artists, a group of Native Hawaiian youth, and the rural community of Waimea come together to create a mural that addresses the ill effects of environmental changes and encroaching modernization on their native culture.