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My Congo (Episode #3402H)

KQED 9: Wed, Oct 19, 2016 -- 8:00 PM

Vianet Djenguet has lived half of his life in Europe, yet his heart still lies in his homeland, his Congo. As a successful wildlife cameraman, Djenguet is returning to his roots to reveal the beauty and majesty of his country and the people within. His journey will be one of self-discovery as he travels up the Congo River toward his ancestral home, meeting an abundance of weird and wonderful characters along the way, both animal and human. Finally, Djenguet is able to give his beloved homeland the glorious spotlight it deserves and discovers an even deeper connection with this place than he could have ever imagined. "You haven't really travelled until you experience a place like the Congo," says Djenguet.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Sun, Oct 23, 2016 -- 2:00 PM
  • KQED 9: Thu, Oct 20, 2016 -- 2:00 AM

Super Hummingbirds (Episode #3401H)

KQED 9: Wed, Oct 12, 2016 -- 8:00 PM

With high speed camerawork and breakthrough new science, we enter the fast-paced world of hummingbirds as never before. Speed is their middle name. Their lives are moving faster than the eye can see. They possess natural born super powers that enable them to fly backwards, upside-down, and float in mid-air. And for the first time, we see them mate, lay eggs, fight, and raise families in intimate detail. They are great athletes, tender mothers, brave in combat, and up for any challenge. They are Super Hummingbirds, the smallest and most brilliant birds on earth.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Life: Wed, Oct 19, 2016 -- 1:00 AM
  • KQED Life: Tue, Oct 18, 2016 -- 7:00 PM
  • KQED 9: Tue, Oct 18, 2016 -- 1:30 PM
  • KQED World: Sun, Oct 16, 2016 -- 2:00 PM
  • KQED 9: Thu, Oct 13, 2016 -- 2:00 AM
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