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Daddy Dearest (Episode #208)

KQED World: Tue, Apr 21, 2015 -- 7:30 AM

FIRST MATCH (Columbia University) 14-year-old Mo is the only girl on an all-boys wrestling team. Despite her practice and training, her first high school wrestling match introduces a new challenge. Written and directed by Olivia Newman
EFRAIN (USC) 10-year-old Efrain's father teaches him never to steal, but the lesson comes at a price on the charged Mexican border. Directed by Matthew Breault.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Fri, Apr 24, 2015 -- 8:30 AM
  • KQED World: Fri, Apr 24, 2015 -- 2:30 AM
  • KQED World: Tue, Apr 21, 2015 -- 1:30 PM

Life During Wartime (Episode #207)

KQED World: Tue, Apr 14, 2015 -- 7:30 AM

THEY ALSO SERVE (CalArts) A mother's nerves start to fray as she waits for her soldier son to arrive home for his welcoming party. Directed by Michael Meehan.
ROAD TO PESHAWAR (University of Texas) During the Soviet-Afghan War, a father leads his injured daughter through the treacherous Peshawar Pass. In a literal minefield, her fate becomes linked to that of a Soviet sniper. Directed by Hammad Rizvi.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Tue, Apr 21, 2015 -- 1:30 AM
  • KQED 9: Mon, Apr 20, 2015 -- 7:30 PM
  • KQED World: Fri, Apr 17, 2015 -- 8:30 AM
  • KQED World: Fri, Apr 17, 2015 -- 2:30 AM
  • KQED World: Tue, Apr 14, 2015 -- 1:30 PM

Sugar and Spice (Episode #210H)

KQED 9: Mon, Apr 13, 2015 -- 7:30 PM

PENNY DREADFUL (Columbia University) A novice crook kidnaps the wrong girl - and learns the hard way that you don't mess with Penny. Written and directed by Shane Atkinson.
DELICACY (Columbia University) A culinary connoisseur and an expert chef go on a hunt for a rare animal. Directed by Jason Mann.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Tue, Apr 14, 2015 -- 1:30 AM

When We Were Young (Episode #209H)

KQED 9: Sun, Apr 12, 2015 -- 11:31 PM

BLUE BOY (UCLA) Credited with saving a kid's life, a teenage lifeguard decides to act on his romantic obsession with a gorgeous country club wife. Directed by Alex Jablonski
BOMBSHELL (NYU) All Daisy wants to do is be one of the boys, but when she tags along with her brother and his troublesome friends, she realizes where her heart really lies. Written and directed by Erin Sanger.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Mon, Apr 13, 2015 -- 5:31 AM

Into The Dark (Episode #206H)

KQED World: Tue, Apr 7, 2015 -- 7:30 AM

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 World: Fri, Apr 10, 2015 -- 8:30 AM
  • KQED World: Fri, Apr 10, 2015 -- 2:30 AM
  • KQED World: Tue, Apr 7, 2015 -- 1:30 PM

When We Were Young (Episode #209H)

KQED 9: Mon, Apr 6, 2015 -- 7:30 PM

BLUE BOY (UCLA) Credited with saving a kid's life, a teenage lifeguard decides to act on his romantic obsession with a gorgeous country club wife. Directed by Alex Jablonski
BOMBSHELL (NYU) All Daisy wants to do is be one of the boys, but when she tags along with her brother and his troublesome friends, she realizes where her heart really lies. Written and directed by Erin Sanger.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Mon, Apr 13, 2015 -- 5:31 AM
  • KQED 9: Tue, Apr 7, 2015 -- 1:30 AM

Big City Blues (Episode #205H)

KQED World: Fri, Apr 3, 2015 -- 2:30 AM

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 World: Fri, Apr 3, 2015 -- 8:30 AM
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      (DT25-1 through 25-3) Another station on Fremont Tower needs to perform more maintenance work overnight, requiring other TV stations to shut down their signals for the safety of the workers. KQET’s signal will turn off late Thurs/early Friday between midnight and 12:30am, and should return by 6am Friday morning. Many receivers will be able to […]

    • KQET planned overnight outage, early Wed 3/11

      (DT25-1 through 25-3) Another station on Fremont Tower needs to perform maintenance work overnight, requiring that other TV stations shut down their signals for the safety of the workers. KQET’s signal will turn off late Tues/early Wednesday between midnight and 12:30am, and should return by 5am Wednesday morning. Many receivers will be able to recover […]

    • Thurs 3/05, DT54-1 thru DT54-5: 2 planned, extremely brief Over the Air outages

      (DT54.1 through DT54.5) Our Over the Air signals from our KQEH transmitter on Monument Peak (the DT54s) will need to be switched from our Main antenna to our Auxillary antenna while climbers inspect the tower for possible maintenance needs. Once the inspection is done, we will switch back. The two switches will account for two […]

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