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Carl Reiner: A Conversation with a TV Legend (Episode #607)

KQED World: Tue, May 31, 2016 -- 7:30 AM

Comedy titan Carl Reiner looks back on creating The Dick Van Dyke Show, how the show evolved over the course of its five seasons, and the collaborative efforts of the writers and actors involved. Reiner recalls special moments from behind the scenes and, ultimately, how the creative vision was translated to the screen.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Tue, May 31, 2016 -- 1:30 PM

Daredevil: Behind The Screen (Episode #606)

KQED World: Fri, May 27, 2016 -- 8:30 AM

Christos and Ruth Fletcher Gage discuss the process of adapting the Marvel comic Daredevil for television. The duo break down the juxtaposition of brute realism and the moral complexity of Daredevil's characters, along with how they navigated the show's unconventional story structure in the writers room.

Zombies & Groot - Bringing Comics to Life (Episode #603H)

KQED 9: Fri, May 27, 2016 -- 5:30 AM

Nicole Perlman (Guardian of the Galaxy) and Angela Kang (The Walking Dead) explore navigating a male-dominated industry as female genre writers. The women discuss tackling comic book adaptations, the importance of character development, and the fine line between staying true to the spirit of the source material while also breathing new life into preexisting storylines.

Daredevil: Behind The Screen (Episode #606)

KQED World: Fri, May 27, 2016 -- 2:30 AM

Christos and Ruth Fletcher Gage discuss the process of adapting the Marvel comic Daredevil for television. The duo break down the juxtaposition of brute realism and the moral complexity of Daredevil's characters, along with how they navigated the show's unconventional story structure in the writers room.

Zombies & Groot - Bringing Comics to Life (Episode #603H)

KQED 9: Thu, May 26, 2016 -- 11:30 PM

Nicole Perlman (Guardian of the Galaxy) and Angela Kang (The Walking Dead) explore navigating a male-dominated industry as female genre writers. The women discuss tackling comic book adaptations, the importance of character development, and the fine line between staying true to the spirit of the source material while also breathing new life into preexisting storylines.

Daredevil: Behind The Screen (Episode #606)

KQED World: Tue, May 24, 2016 -- 7:30 AM

Christos and Ruth Fletcher Gage discuss the process of adapting the Marvel comic Daredevil for television. The duo break down the juxtaposition of brute realism and the moral complexity of Daredevil's characters, along with how they navigated the show's unconventional story structure in the writers room.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Tue, May 24, 2016 -- 1:30 PM

Rodrigo Garcia On Writing Relationships (Episode #604H)

KQED Life: Sat, May 21, 2016 -- 5:00 PM

Writer/director Gary Ross (Pleasantville, Seabiscuit, Free State of Jones) explores lessons learned and wisdom gained over the course of his career as a storyteller, including the significance of mythology, imagination, and inventiveness throughout all parts of creation, from conception through completion of each project.

The Path of an Action Writer: A Conversation with Robert Kamen (Episode #605)

KQED World: Fri, May 20, 2016 -- 8:30 AM

Writer/director Gary Ross (Pleasantville, Seabiscuit, Free State of Jones) explores lessons learned and wisdom gained over the course of his career as a storyteller, including the significance of mythology, imagination, and inventiveness throughout all parts of creation, from conception through completion of each project.

Norman Lear - A Retrospective (Episode #602H)

KQED 9: Fri, May 20, 2016 -- 5:30 AM

Perhaps one of the most influential contributors to the landscape of situational comedies and progressive writing in Hollywood, Norman Lear transformed a genre known for play-it-safe humor into a platform for how Americans experience social issues. In this week's On Story, Lear remembers a few of his favorite episodes and how he created some of the most beloved characters in the history of television.

The Path of an Action Writer: A Conversation with Robert Kamen (Episode #605)

KQED World: Fri, May 20, 2016 -- 2:30 AM

Writer/director Gary Ross (Pleasantville, Seabiscuit, Free State of Jones) explores lessons learned and wisdom gained over the course of his career as a storyteller, including the significance of mythology, imagination, and inventiveness throughout all parts of creation, from conception through completion of each project.

Norman Lear - A Retrospective (Episode #602H)

KQED 9: Thu, May 19, 2016 -- 11:30 PM

Perhaps one of the most influential contributors to the landscape of situational comedies and progressive writing in Hollywood, Norman Lear transformed a genre known for play-it-safe humor into a platform for how Americans experience social issues. In this week's On Story, Lear remembers a few of his favorite episodes and how he created some of the most beloved characters in the history of television.

The Path of an Action Writer: A Conversation with Robert Kamen (Episode #605)

KQED World: Tue, May 17, 2016 -- 7:30 AM

Writer/director Gary Ross (Pleasantville, Seabiscuit, Free State of Jones) explores lessons learned and wisdom gained over the course of his career as a storyteller, including the significance of mythology, imagination, and inventiveness throughout all parts of creation, from conception through completion of each project.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Tue, May 17, 2016 -- 1:30 PM

Zombies & Groot - Bringing Comics to Life (Episode #603H)

KQED Life: Sat, May 14, 2016 -- 5:00 PM

Nicole Perlman (Guardian of the Galaxy) and Angela Kang (The Walking Dead) explore navigating a male-dominated industry as female genre writers. The women discuss tackling comic book adaptations, the importance of character development, and the fine line between staying true to the spirit of the source material while also breathing new life into preexisting storylines.

Rodrigo Garcia On Writing Relationships (Episode #604H)

KQED World: Fri, May 13, 2016 -- 8:30 AM

Writer/director Gary Ross (Pleasantville, Seabiscuit, Free State of Jones) explores lessons learned and wisdom gained over the course of his career as a storyteller, including the significance of mythology, imagination, and inventiveness throughout all parts of creation, from conception through completion of each project.

John Singleton's Classic Influences (Episode #601)

KQED 9: Fri, May 13, 2016 -- 5:14 AM

John Singleton, the youngest and first African American filmmaker to win an Academy Award for his work on Boyz in the Hood, discusses his process, influences, and inspirations, from the work of acclaimed playwright August Wilson to pioneering directors Spike Lee and Federico Fellini.

Rodrigo Garcia On Writing Relationships (Episode #604H)

KQED World: Fri, May 13, 2016 -- 2:30 AM

Writer/director Gary Ross (Pleasantville, Seabiscuit, Free State of Jones) explores lessons learned and wisdom gained over the course of his career as a storyteller, including the significance of mythology, imagination, and inventiveness throughout all parts of creation, from conception through completion of each project.

John Singleton's Classic Influences (Episode #601)

KQED 9: Thu, May 12, 2016 -- 11:14 PM

John Singleton, the youngest and first African American filmmaker to win an Academy Award for his work on Boyz in the Hood, discusses his process, influences, and inspirations, from the work of acclaimed playwright August Wilson to pioneering directors Spike Lee and Federico Fellini.

Rodrigo Garcia On Writing Relationships (Episode #604H)

KQED World: Tue, May 10, 2016 -- 7:30 AM

Writer/director Gary Ross (Pleasantville, Seabiscuit, Free State of Jones) explores lessons learned and wisdom gained over the course of his career as a storyteller, including the significance of mythology, imagination, and inventiveness throughout all parts of creation, from conception through completion of each project.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Tue, May 10, 2016 -- 1:30 PM

Norman Lear - A Retrospective (Episode #602H)

KQED Life: Sat, May 7, 2016 -- 5:00 PM

Perhaps one of the most influential contributors to the landscape of situational comedies and progressive writing in Hollywood, Norman Lear transformed a genre known for play-it-safe humor into a platform for how Americans experience social issues. In this week's On Story, Lear remembers a few of his favorite episodes and how he created some of the most beloved characters in the history of television.

Zombies & Groot - Bringing Comics to Life (Episode #603H)

KQED World: Tue, May 3, 2016 -- 7:30 AM

Nicole Perlman (Guardian of the Galaxy) and Angela Kang (The Walking Dead) explore navigating a male-dominated industry as female genre writers. The women discuss tackling comic book adaptations, the importance of character development, and the fine line between staying true to the spirit of the source material while also breathing new life into preexisting storylines.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Fri, May 6, 2016 -- 8:30 AM
  • KQED World: Fri, May 6, 2016 -- 2:30 AM
  • KQED World: Tue, May 3, 2016 -- 1:30 PM
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    • Mon 5/09/16: KQEH DT54 planned short outages

      (DT54-1 through 54-5) Monday 5/09 The DT54 Over the Air signal will need to switch from main to auxiliary levels at some point Monday (most likely early afternoon) for the safety of the crew working on another station’s equipment on the tower, then back to the main antenna late-afternoon when work is completed. The change […]

    • KQED DT9: planned overnight outage, Over the Air early 5/04

      (DT9-1, 9-2, and 9-3) Early Wed 5/04, beginning 12:30am We will be shutting down our KQED DT9 Over the Air Sutro Tower (SF) transmission at apx. 12:30am early Wednesday May 4th, in order to install some new equipment. We expect to be back on the air between 4am-6am Wednesday morning. Most receivers will automatically re-acquire […]

    • 4/17/16 ? KQED Plus (DT54) Over the Air Issue: Virtual ID missing

      We are aware that many Over the Air (OTA) viewers are currently unable to tune in our channels on the usual DT54.1 through 54.5. This is due to a problem with our PSIP generator, which engineers hope to have repaired on Monday 4/18. In the meantime, OTA viewers might be able to watch any of […]

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