POV1988 | TV Show
This acclaimed, long-running documentary series is a showcase for independent films on a wide variety of subjects, from the heartwarming (`Sweet Old Song,' about a 91-year-old musician) to the whimsical (`The Sweetest Sound,' a study of names) to the contr (more…)
Premiered: July 5, 1988
Season 23, Episode 10 Wo Ai Ni (I Love You) Mommy
First Aired: August 31, 2010
The acclaimed "Wo Ai Ni (I Love You) Mommy" relates the story of 8-year-old Fang Sui Yong, a Chinese orphan adopted by a Jewish family from Long Island. The transition initially proves difficult, as Sui Yong had grown close to her Chinese foster family, but over time she adjusts to her new life. The StoryCorps short animation "Germans in the Woods," about a WWII veteran's experiences during the Battle of the Bulge, follows.