On Public Television

WHATEVER IT TAKES Broadcast Premiere

CAAM is proud to announce the national PBS premiere of Christopher Wong’s award-winning documentary “Whatever It Takes” on March 30, 2010 on Independent Lens.


On the eve of the long-awaited Khmer Rouge trial an American survivor of the genocide returns to Cambodia hoping to unlock the mystery of her father’s disappearance in 1975. OUT OF THE POISON TREE follows Thida Buth Mam’s quest for the truth, stirring up fractured pieces of one family’s nightmare. OUT OF THE POISON TREE airs on KQED throughout August.

APA Heritage Month Broadcasts May 2009

In honor of Asian Pacific American Heritage Month, PBS will be broadcasting stories that reflect the diversity of the Asian American experience. ITVS, American Masters, WETA, and Independent Lens will be co-presenting APA programs throughout May 2009. Check local listings for exact times and dates.