PBS Hawai‘i Presents

The Navigators: Pathfinders of the Pacific

Special | 57m 41s

Directed by Sam Low and Boyd Estus, this documentary explores the heritage of Polynesian wayfinding, and how indigenous Pacific societies sustained their navigational practices and practitioners. The film features Mau Piailug, who was at that point the last known navigator to be ceremonially initiated on Satawal, an atoll in Micronesia’s remote Caroline Islands.

Aired: 08/12/17

Rating: NR

Video has closed captioning.

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