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Never Take No for An Answer (Episode #1309H)

KQED 9: Sat, Sep 24, 2016 -- 7:30 PM

GROUNDED (France) - Evelyne needs to travel to London for her mother's funeral. But at the airport, she can't produce her newborn baby's ID. She is not allowed to board her plane. But with the help of Stephanie, a young air hostess, they will fight the inflexible airport rules and bureaucratic red tape. It is a race against time. Will she make it before the gate closes?
SELMA (Tunisia) - After the accidental death of her taxi-driver husband, Selma decides to become master of her own life by taking over his taxi business. She comes up against the Kafkaesque procedures of Tunisian bureaucracy and the heavily entrenched patriarchal society. With quiet determination, she also faces her conservative Muslim in-laws who continue to dictate the way she should behave. Facing difficult odds, she fights to break free.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Fri, Sep 30, 2016 -- 11:00 PM
  • KQED 9: Sun, Sep 25, 2016 -- 1:30 AM

The Dog in the Window (Episode #1305H)

KQED Plus: Wed, Sep 21, 2016 -- 11:35 PM

HELIUM (Denmark) - A terminally ill boy makes a friend with a hospital worker. Through his stories about Helium - a magical fantasy world, the boy regains the joy and happiness of his life and finds a safe haven away from his daily hardships. Written and directed by Anders Walter. The film won the 2014 Oscar for Best Short.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Thu, Sep 22, 2016 -- 5:35 AM

Not The Same Without You (Episode #1307H)

KQED 9: Sun, Sep 18, 2016 -- 11:00 PM

WE KEEP ON DANCING (Australia) - A deep human connection is made - in of all places - in an auto repair shop among men who have never met before. A distraught man with a rundown Volkswagen Beetle comes into the Rainbow Mechanics repair shop with an unusual request. The men in the shop come to the realization that breakdowns happen to more than just cars.
THE PHONE CALL (England) - Heather is shy and spends her days working at a helpline call center. When she receives a call from a distraught man, she has no idea the encounter will change her life forever. Featuring an amazing performance by Sally Hawkins (who did this film right after her Oscar nominated performance in Woody Allen's Blue Jasmine), the film will resonate with anyone searching for a true companion.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Tue, Sep 20, 2016 -- 5:30 AM
  • KQED 9: Mon, Sep 19, 2016 -- 11:30 PM
  • KQED 9: Mon, Sep 19, 2016 -- 5:00 AM

Can You Fly? (Episode #1308H)

KQED 9: Sat, Sep 17, 2016 -- 7:30 PM

5 METERS 80 (France) - Ever wonder what giraffes do for fun? Wonder no more.
9 METER (Denmark) - A young track star's mother is in a coma. Every time he breaks his own personal records, his mother responds by moving her finger. He is convinced that if he can push himself to the limit, he can continuing breaking records in the long jump and this will wake his mom up. He sets out to make the most dangerous jump of his life.
DUST (England) - A creepy man follows a young girl and her mother home from school one day and waits until dark to sneak into their house. The mysterious man won't leave until he gets what he wants... and doesn't leave until he gets it.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Sun, Sep 18, 2016 -- 1:30 AM

Not The Same Without You (Episode #1307H)

KQED 9: Fri, Sep 16, 2016 -- 11:00 PM

WE KEEP ON DANCING (Australia) - A deep human connection is made - in of all places - in an auto repair shop among men who have never met before. A distraught man with a rundown Volkswagen Beetle comes into the Rainbow Mechanics repair shop with an unusual request. The men in the shop come to the realization that breakdowns happen to more than just cars.
THE PHONE CALL (England) - Heather is shy and spends her days working at a helpline call center. When she receives a call from a distraught man, she has no idea the encounter will change her life forever. Featuring an amazing performance by Sally Hawkins (who did this film right after her Oscar nominated performance in Woody Allen's Blue Jasmine), the film will resonate with anyone searching for a true companion.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Tue, Sep 20, 2016 -- 5:30 AM
  • KQED 9: Mon, Sep 19, 2016 -- 11:30 PM
  • KQED 9: Mon, Sep 19, 2016 -- 5:00 AM
  • KQED 9: Sat, Sep 17, 2016 -- 5:00 AM

The Dance of Life (Episode #1306H)

KQED 9: Tue, Sep 13, 2016 -- 5:30 AM

TANGO UNDERPANTS (Australia/Argentina) - Trying to forget a failed relationship, an Australian woman decides to get as far away as possible. She hopes to start anew in South America. She has changed her scenery, but learns the thing she most needs to change is herself. While in Argentina, she discovers not only the exciting world of the sexy tango, but also the vital importance of the right underwear.
TANGHI ARGENTINA (Belgium) - A lonely middle aged office clerk decides to hook up with a woman on the internet. She loves to tango. There's only one problem. He can't dance. He pleads with a co-worker to teach him to dance. After much cajoling, he accepts the challenge. Little does he know what he has gotten himself into.

Not The Same Without You (Episode #1307H)

KQED 9: Tue, Sep 13, 2016 -- 1:30 AM

WE KEEP ON DANCING (Australia) - A deep human connection is made - in of all places - in an auto repair shop among men who have never met before. A distraught man with a rundown Volkswagen Beetle comes into the Rainbow Mechanics repair shop with an unusual request. The men in the shop come to the realization that breakdowns happen to more than just cars.
THE PHONE CALL (England) - Heather is shy and spends her days working at a helpline call center. When she receives a call from a distraught man, she has no idea the encounter will change her life forever. Featuring an amazing performance by Sally Hawkins (who did this film right after her Oscar nominated performance in Woody Allen's Blue Jasmine), the film will resonate with anyone searching for a true companion.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Tue, Sep 20, 2016 -- 5:30 AM
  • KQED 9: Mon, Sep 19, 2016 -- 11:30 PM
  • KQED 9: Mon, Sep 19, 2016 -- 5:00 AM
  • KQED 9: Sat, Sep 17, 2016 -- 5:00 AM

The Dance of Life (Episode #1306H)

KQED 9: Mon, Sep 12, 2016 -- 11:30 PM

TANGO UNDERPANTS (Australia/Argentina) - Trying to forget a failed relationship, an Australian woman decides to get as far away as possible. She hopes to start anew in South America. She has changed her scenery, but learns the thing she most needs to change is herself. While in Argentina, she discovers not only the exciting world of the sexy tango, but also the vital importance of the right underwear.
TANGHI ARGENTINA (Belgium) - A lonely middle aged office clerk decides to hook up with a woman on the internet. She loves to tango. There's only one problem. He can't dance. He pleads with a co-worker to teach him to dance. After much cajoling, he accepts the challenge. Little does he know what he has gotten himself into.

Not The Same Without You (Episode #1307H)

KQED 9: Mon, Sep 12, 2016 -- 7:30 PM

WE KEEP ON DANCING (Australia) - A deep human connection is made - in of all places - in an auto repair shop among men who have never met before. A distraught man with a rundown Volkswagen Beetle comes into the Rainbow Mechanics repair shop with an unusual request. The men in the shop come to the realization that breakdowns happen to more than just cars.
THE PHONE CALL (England) - Heather is shy and spends her days working at a helpline call center. When she receives a call from a distraught man, she has no idea the encounter will change her life forever. Featuring an amazing performance by Sally Hawkins (who did this film right after her Oscar nominated performance in Woody Allen's Blue Jasmine), the film will resonate with anyone searching for a true companion.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Tue, Sep 20, 2016 -- 5:30 AM
  • KQED 9: Mon, Sep 19, 2016 -- 11:30 PM
  • KQED 9: Mon, Sep 19, 2016 -- 5:00 AM
  • KQED 9: Sat, Sep 17, 2016 -- 5:00 AM

The Dance of Life (Episode #1306H)

KQED 9: Mon, Sep 5, 2016 -- 7:30 PM

TANGO UNDERPANTS (Australia/Argentina) - Trying to forget a failed relationship, an Australian woman decides to get as far away as possible. She hopes to start anew in South America. She has changed her scenery, but learns the thing she most needs to change is herself. While in Argentina, she discovers not only the exciting world of the sexy tango, but also the vital importance of the right underwear.
TANGHI ARGENTINA (Belgium) - A lonely middle aged office clerk decides to hook up with a woman on the internet. She loves to tango. There's only one problem. He can't dance. He pleads with a co-worker to teach him to dance. After much cajoling, he accepts the challenge. Little does he know what he has gotten himself into.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Mon, Sep 12, 2016 -- 5:00 AM
  • KQED 9: Sun, Sep 11, 2016 -- 11:00 PM
  • KQED 9: Sat, Sep 10, 2016 -- 5:00 AM
  • KQED 9: Fri, Sep 9, 2016 -- 11:00 PM
  • KQED 9: Tue, Sep 6, 2016 -- 1:30 AM
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TV Technical Issues

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    • early Mon 9/26: planned KQEH/DT54 Over the Air outage

      UPDATE: This morning’s maintenance took place at 8:36am, with the signal restored at 8:45am. (DT54-1 through DT54-5) At some point early Monday morning Sept 26th (before 9am), the KQEH transmitter will be turned off for about 10 minutes for maintenance. Because of the short duration, most TVs will automatically restore the signal once the transmitter […]

    • early Tues 9/13: KQEH DT54 (KQED Plus) planned overnight outage

      UPDATE: power was restored at 6:45am Tuesday. Most TVs will restore the channels automatically, but a few viewers may need to do a rescan. – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – (DT54-1 through 54-5) late Monday/early Tuesday 9/13 The DT54 Over the Air signal will be […]

    • Mon 8/01: DT9 Over the Air PSIP outage (apx 8:30am-2:30pm)

      RESOLVED: PSIP was restored at apx 2:30pm Monday. Our signal should be ID’g as 9-1, 9-2 & 9-3 again. – – – – – (DT9-1, 9-2 & 9-3) BACKGROUND: the PSIP information line in our Over the Air signal stopped again this morning. So while we were still transmitting programming on our three channels, they […]

To view previous issues and how they were resolved, go to our TV Technical Issues page.

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