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The Cake Is A Lie (Episode #204)

KQED World: Tue, Mar 24, 2015 -- 7:30 AM

SPRINGTIME (NYU) In search of her "springtime", an 86-year-old pork sung maker quits her shop in rural Taiwan to head to the big city. Written and directed by Erica Liu.
DOUBLES WITH SLIGHT PEPPER (NYU) Despite their strained relationship, a young Trinidadian street-vendor must decide if he will help save his estranged father's life. Written, directed, and produced by Ian Harnarine. Executive produced by Spike Lee.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Fri, Mar 27, 2015 -- 8:30 AM
  • KQED World: Fri, Mar 27, 2015 -- 2:30 AM
  • KQED World: Tue, Mar 24, 2015 -- 1:30 PM

Into The Dark (Episode #206)

KQED 9: Mon, Mar 23, 2015 -- 7:30 PM

A BETTER PLACE THAN THIS (USC) An executioner on Singapore's death row tries to help a young convict accept her fate, even though it means facing his own demons. Written and directed by Daniel Grove.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Tue, Mar 24, 2015 -- 1:30 AM

Holy Hipster (Episode #203)

KQED World: Tue, Mar 17, 2015 -- 7:30 AM

DUVID (University of Michigan) Pressured by his Satmar Hasidic community to settle down and start a family, Duvid Stern decides to experiment with the world of underground electronic music and psychedelic drugs. Directed by Chelsea Rebecca.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Fri, Mar 20, 2015 -- 8:30 AM
  • KQED World: Fri, Mar 20, 2015 -- 2:30 AM
  • KQED World: Tue, Mar 17, 2015 -- 1:30 PM

Together Alone (Episode #201)

KQED 9: Mon, Mar 16, 2015 -- 7:30 PM

WILL (CalArts) On 9/11, a young girl wishes she could go back in time. Winner of a Student Academy Award. Directed by Eusong Lee.
UNDER (Columbia University) A recovering drug addict and her fiance journey to a remote country cabin so she can get clean. Winner of a Student Academy Award. Written and directed by Mark Raso.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Tue, Mar 17, 2015 -- 1:30 AM

This Perfect World (Episode #202)

KQED World: Tue, Mar 10, 2015 -- 7:31 AM

SHORT TERM 12 (San Diego State University) One eventful day at a group home for at risk adolescents turns into a personal journey for the head counselor, who must balance violent quarrels with a birthday celebration. Directed by Destin Cretton.
DIA DE LOS MUERTOS (Ringling College of Art and Design) A little girl visits the land of the dead and experiences the Mexican holiday Dia de los Muertos with the help of someone very special to her. Winner of a Student Academy Award. Directed and produced by Lindsey St. Pierre, Kate Reynolds, and Ashley Graham.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Fri, Mar 13, 2015 -- 8:30 AM
  • KQED World: Fri, Mar 13, 2015 -- 2:30 AM
  • KQED World: Tue, Mar 10, 2015 -- 1:31 PM

Together Alone (Episode #201)

KQED World: Tue, Mar 3, 2015 -- 7:30 AM

WILL (CalArts) On 9/11, a young girl wishes she could go back in time. Winner of a Student Academy Award. Directed by Eusong Lee.
UNDER (Columbia University) A recovering drug addict and her fiance journey to a remote country cabin so she can get clean. Winner of a Student Academy Award. Written and directed by Mark Raso.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Tue, Mar 17, 2015 -- 1:30 AM
  • KQED World: Fri, Mar 6, 2015 -- 8:30 AM
  • KQED World: Fri, Mar 6, 2015 -- 2:30 AM
  • KQED World: Tue, Mar 3, 2015 -- 1:30 PM

Big City Blues (Episode #205)

KQED 9: Sun, Mar 1, 2015 -- 11:30 PM

PRICELESS THINGS (NYU) When a piece of jewelry goes missing in a salon in Brooklyn, a recently engaged couple suspect the immigrant employees know more than they admit. Written and directed by Sarah-Violet Bliss.
I AM JOHN WAYNE (Columbia University) In New York City, an urban cowboy avoids going to his friend's funeral. Written and directed by Christina Choe.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Life: Mon, Mar 2, 2015 -- 5:30 AM
  • KQED 9: Mon, Mar 2, 2015 -- 5:30 AM
  • KQED Life: Sun, Mar 1, 2015 -- 11:30 PM
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