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A podcast about stories in the Filipino diaspora. Hosted and produced by Paola Mardo.
Listen to Long Distance on a podcast app or click on the episodes below.
Help us build the future of Long Distance: Join the Long Distance Radio Club on Patreon. (Pro Tip: Watch our video below or on our Patreon page. It’s chill!)
Long Distance is a proud member of the Google Podcasts creator program with PRX. It has been featured on Apple Podcasts’ New & Noteworthy, Spotify Podcasts, Rappler, Inquirer, Fast Company, and Bello Collective’s 100 Outstanding Podcasts of 2018. Learn more about the show here.
Update: Long Distance Wraps First Season, Launches Patreon Membership Platform and Documentary Series Long Distance TV
Long Distance, an independent narrative podcast about stories in the Filipino diaspora and member of the inaugural Google Podcasts creator program with PRX, just completed its first season. The show, called “timely, personal, and evocative” by the Manila Bulletin, has launched a Patreon campaign as it heads into production on a second season of the podcast and on the documentary series Long Distance TV. Watch the video above for more information on how to join and why or head to Patreon.com/LongDistanceRadio. Thanks for your support!
Episode #6 Filipino Tiki Bar
The secret history of LA’s Filipino Tiki bartenders. Plus: Join the Long Distance Radio Club on Patreon.
Give Us a Call!
We want to hear from you. Call and tell us your Long Distance story.
Episode #5 Long Distance Love Story
Ex-high school sweethearts turned overseas Filipino workers (OFWs) reconnect almost 40 years later.
Episode #4 1.5
What happens when you’re caught between two worlds -- your homeland and your new home country? A 1.5 generation story set in Cerritos, California.
A Very Special Announcement
Long Distance host, producer, and creator Paola Mardo has some big news about the show. And then some.
Episode #3 Hella Filipino
Stories about art, commerce and being unapologetically Filipino American. Featuring Ruby Ibarra, Genever, and H.P. Mendoza.
Episode #2 Little Manila (Part Two)
Two friends, three buildings, and the future of Stockton's Little Manila. Plus: What happened to the manongs?
Episode #1 Little Manila (Part One)
A visit to Stockton, California reveals the deep, dark history of Filipinos in America. Plus, host/producer Paola Mardo tells her long distance story.
Long Distance Trailer
Meet Long Distance, an independent narrative podcast about life in the Filipino diaspora. Hosted and produced by Paola Mardo.