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Raising Bertie (Episode #3008H)

KQED 9: Mon, Aug 28, 2017 -- 10:00 PM

An intimate portrait of three African American boys as they face a precarious coming of age in rural Bertie County, North Carolina. Like many rural areas, Bertie County struggles with a dwindling economy, a declining population, and a high school graduation rate below the state average. This powerful verite film weaves the young men's narratives together as they work to define their identities and grow into adulthood while navigating complex relationships, institutional racism, violence, poverty, and educational inequity.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Thu, Aug 31, 2017 -- 11:00 AM
  • KQED World: Thu, Aug 31, 2017 -- 5:00 AM
  • KQED 9: Tue, Aug 29, 2017 -- 4:00 AM

Tribal Justice (Episode #3007)

KQED 9: Mon, Aug 21, 2017 -- 10:00 PM

Follow two Native-American judges who reach back to traditional concepts of justice in order to reduce incarceration rates, foster greater safety for their communities and create a more positive future for their youth.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Sat, Aug 26, 2017 -- 9:00 AM
  • KQED World: Thu, Aug 24, 2017 -- 11:30 AM
  • KQED World: Thu, Aug 24, 2017 -- 5:30 AM
  • KQED 9: Tue, Aug 22, 2017 -- 4:00 AM

Two Towns of Jasper (Episode #1512)

KQED 9: Mon, Aug 14, 2017 -- 10:00 PM

After the brutal murder of African-American James Byrd, Jr. by three white supremacists in Jasper, Texas, friends Whitney Dow, who is white, and Marco Williams, who is black, made a film about their town.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Sat, Aug 19, 2017 -- 9:00 AM
  • KQED World: Thu, Aug 17, 2017 -- 11:30 AM
  • KQED World: Thu, Aug 17, 2017 -- 5:30 AM
  • KQED 9: Tue, Aug 15, 2017 -- 4:00 AM

Iris (Episode #2905)

KQED World: Thu, Aug 10, 2017 -- 6:30 AM

Meet Iris Apfel, the quick-witted, flamboyantly dressed 93-year-old style maven who's had an outsized presence on the New York fashion scene for decades. Albert Maysles' film shows a woman with an inspirational enthusiasm for fashion, art and people.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Thu, Aug 10, 2017 -- 12:30 PM

Memories of a Penitent Heart (Episode #3006)

KQED 9: Tue, Aug 1, 2017 -- 4:00 AM

Follow filmmaker Cecilia Aldarondo's investigation-both a love story and a tribute-of a buried conflict around her uncle Miguel's death during a time when AIDS was synonymous with sin.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Thu, Aug 3, 2017 -- 1:00 PM
  • KQED World: Thu, Aug 3, 2017 -- 7:00 AM
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      Next week, Sutro Tower will be switching most stations to their auxiliary antennas. KQED TV will be at half power on the lower auxiliary antenna, this will affect some of our Over The Air viewers. Maintenance is scheduled on August 21-25 from 9am through 4pm daily. Thank you for your patience!

    • 6/22-23 Ch9 & Ch54 Virtual ID issues

      (DT9-1 thru 9-3, and DT54-1 thru 54-5) KQED experienced a major technical issue with our Virtual ID info in our signals for DT9 and DT54, beginning apx 4pm Thursday 6/22, which was resolved apx 11am Friday 6/23. As background, almost every TV station in the Bay Area now transmits on a frequency which is different […]

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      (DT25.1 through 25.3) Recent storms have taken out dozens of trees on Fremont Peak, which in turn have taken down power lines leading to the transmission tower located on the peak. It has been running on generators for several days, and regular trips are scheduled to re-fuel those generators with gas. However, the truck has […]

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