In the fall, Masterpiece Contemporary showcases dramas set in modern times, hosted this season by David Tennant.
Masterpiece Contemporary Previous Broadcasts
The Song of Lunch (Episode #4129H)
KQED 9: Sun, Nov 13, 2011 -- 9:00 PM
Alan Rickman and Emma Thompson star in a dramatization of Christopher Reid's narrative poem, telling the story of a book editor who, 15 years after their break-up, meets his former love for a nostalgic lunch at the Soho restaurant they used to frequent. As the wine flows, the couple rakes over their failed relationship.
- KQED Life: Sun, Nov 20, 2011 -- 3:00 AM
- KQED Life: Sat, Nov 19, 2011 -- 9:00 PM
- KQED 9: Mon, Nov 14, 2011 -- 3:00 AM
Page Eight (Episode #4128H)
KQED 9: Sun, Nov 6, 2011 -- 9:00 PM
David Hare's first original screenplay in 20 years is a contemporary spy thriller starring Bill Nighy, Rachel Weisz, Judy Davis, Michael Gambon and Ralph Fiennes.
- KQED Life: Sun, Nov 13, 2011 -- 3:00 AM
- KQED Life: Sat, Nov 12, 2011 -- 9:00 PM
- KQED 9: Mon, Nov 7, 2011 -- 3:00 AM
Also on KQED.org this week ...
"The Bay Bridged" Music for June
Listen the The Bay Bridged mix of bands performing live in the Bay Area this month, including The Mantles, Cold Cave, The Spyrals, Blitzen Trapper, Monster Rally, and more. Enjoy the podcast and then go see some concerts!
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Starting Jan 1, 2014, most Americans will be required to have health insurance or pay a fine. KQED has created a simple guide to explain how the health law affects you, your family or your small business, here in California.