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Air Date: Fri, Mar 20, 2020 8:00 PM
Enjoy Puccini’s famed final opera with this epic fairytale production set in China from Franco Zeffirelli starring soprano Christine Goerke in the title role. Yannick Nezet-Seguin conducts.
Air Date: Sat, Feb 15, 2020 10:00 PM
Explore Las Vegas and its deep-rooted Chinese community, from the Strip’s neon-lit casinos to modest shopping malls. Chef Marcus Samuelsson learns about diverse food traditions and meets a new wave of chefs transforming their parents’ cuisine.
Air Date: Mon, Feb 10, 2020 10:00 PM
Meet three Chinese women labeled “leftover,” a derogatory term for unmarried women in their mid-20s and 30s. Follow them as they struggle to stay true to their ambitions amid a state-sponsored campaign that stigmatizes women who aren’t married.
Air Date: Mon, Dec 30, 2019 8:00 PM
Journey through the Gateway to the West for treasures such as a 1901 “Longest Bearded Man” banner, a 1602 Adam Islip-published book of Chaucer’s complete works, and a 15th-century Chinese Bodhisattva gilt bronze.
Air Date: Mon, Dec 16, 2019 8:00 PM
Fabulous finds include an ‘Andy Warhol’ portrait by Jamie Wyeth and Chinese wine vessel from 1795.
Air Date: Sun, Aug 4, 2019 9:00 PM
Travel from the Silk Road to the Yellow Sea with host Michael Wood as he explores the history of the world superpower that is China. A thrilling and moving epic of the world’s oldest continuous state with the landscapes, peoples, and stories that have made today’s China.
Air Date: Wed, Jul 31, 2019 7:30 PM
This series travels across the United States to explore Asian cuisine’s impact on American food culture. Hosted by Danielle Chang, the six-part series explores a wide variety of Asian food and drink and meets the new generation of chefs and entrepreneurs dedicated to keeping traditions alive.
Air Date: Sun, Jul 28, 2019 9:00 PM
Travel from the Silk Road to the Yellow Sea with host Michael Wood as he explores the history of the world superpower that is China. A thrilling and moving epic of the world’s oldest continuous state with the landscapes, peoples, and stories that have made today’s China.
Air Date: Sun, Jul 21, 2019 9:00 PM
Travel from the Silk Road to the Yellow Sea with host Michael Wood as he explores the history of the world superpower that is China. A thrilling and moving epic of the world’s oldest continuous state with the landscapes, peoples, and stories that made today’s China.
Air Date: Sat, Jun 29, 2019 8:00 PM
A one hour documentary film looking into the extraordinary life of Nawang Khechog. Nawang was born in Tibet, but following the Chinese invasion of 1949/1950, his family was exiled to India, where Nawang studied meditation and Buddhist philosophy.
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