What's New

  • Looking to watch ImageMakers online? Check out the Screening Room to watch more than 100 current and past ImageMakers short films.

  • If you like ImageMakers, be sure to check out KQED's national short film series Film School Shorts.

  • ImageMakers airs at 7:30pm on most Saturdays and Sunday nights at 11pm. Check the Schedule.

  • If you have Comcast VOD. you can watch select episodes again. Sign up for it at

  • If you have TiVo, you can program it to record ImageMakers from your computer at

So, You Want to Be a Filmmaker?

Scott Dwyer, who produces KQED's ImageMakers and Film School Shorts, discusses what it takes to be a filmmaker. Read his advice at KQED Arts.

ImageMakers Top Ten Films

    Vote for your favorite ImageMakers films. This helps us determine what kind of films resonate with you and the types of films we should look for in future episodes. Vote now.

    Like to watch more short films? Go to the ImageMakers online Screening Room to watch more 60 past and present films from the series.

    KQED Newsletters


    Get regular updates on great programs and events

    More from KQED

    Be Still My Heart

    This episode includes:

    Voice Over by Martin Rosete
    Rhino Full Throttle by Erik Schmitt

    Voice Over
    There are unforgettable moments in one's life that take your breath away. Here are three of them. No, make that four... or is it one? Confused? So is the narrator who jumps from one heart-thumping story to another. He argues with himself until he finally figures out what tale he is really trying to tell. Directed by Martin Rosete. Principal cast: Jonathan Mellor (playing the main three characters), Javier Cidoncha, and Luna Montignier Pereiro.
    - Watch the film, below.
    - Visit the film's website at
    - Read interviews with the filmmaker at and
    - Visit the film's Facebook page at
    - See the film's IMDb entry at

    Rhino Full Throttle
    Bruno roams the streets of Berlin trying to find the soul of the city when a beautiful tourist highjacks his thought process in this deceptively simple but visually creative love story. Driven by curiosity, his wild imagination and his unique take on reality, Bruno reveals his love affair with Berlin and his infatuation with a mysterious woman. Directed by Erik Schmitt. Principal cast: Tino Mewes and Marleen Lohse.
    - Watch a trailer, below.
    - Visit the film's website at
    - Read an interview with the filmmaker at

    Watch Voice Over:

    Watch a trailer for Rhino Full Throttle:

    Upcoming Broadcasts:

    Wed, Jul 29, 2015 -- 11:30pm
    Thu, Jul 30, 2015 -- 5:30am email reminder email reminder
    more airings»

    Also on this week ...

    KQED Summer Fun Adventures
    KQED Summer Fun Adventures

    This summer, KQED is partnering with tons of fun places in the Bay Area offering exciting adventures and special savings when you show your MemberCard.

    di Rosa
    KQED Arts Hot Summer Days & Nights Guide

    Get our picks for the season's best concerts, books, movies, outdoor plays, visual arts and more.

    Sponsored by