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Life During Wartime (#207H) Duration: 28:58 STEREO TVPG-V

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.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Fri, May 6, 2016 -- 11:00pm Remind me
  • KQED 9: Sat, May 7, 2016 -- 5:00am Remind me
  • KQED 9: Sun, May 8, 2016 -- 11:30pm Remind me
  • KQED 9: Mon, May 9, 2016 -- 5:30am Remind me

When We Were Young (#209H) Duration: 28:59 STEREO TV14

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.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Fri, May 13, 2016 -- 11:00pm Remind me
  • KQED 9: Sat, May 14, 2016 -- 5:00am Remind me
  • KQED 9: Sun, May 15, 2016 -- 11:30pm Remind me
  • KQED 9: Mon, May 16, 2016 -- 5:30am Remind me

Final Ascent (#301H) Duration: 26:57 STEREO TVPG

The Karman Line (New York University) - Olivia Coleman (Broadchurch, The Iron Lady, Hot Fuzz) stars as a mother who is hit by an unusual condition that causes her to lift off the ground at a slow but ever increasing rate. Directed by Oscar Sharp.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Sat, May 21, 2016 -- 7:30pm Remind me
  • KQED 9: Sun, May 22, 2016 -- 1:30am Remind me
  • KQED 9: Mon, May 23, 2016 -- 7:30pm Remind me
  • KQED 9: Tue, May 24, 2016 -- 1:30am Remind me
  • KQED 9: Sun, Jun 19, 2016 -- 11:30pm Remind me
  • KQED 9: Mon, Jun 20, 2016 -- 5:30am Remind me

Sugar and Spice (#210H) Duration: 29:00 STEREO TVPG-V

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.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Sun, May 22, 2016 -- 11:30pm Remind me
  • KQED 9: Mon, May 23, 2016 -- 5:30am Remind me

Separation Anxiety (#302H) Duration: 28:22 STEREO TVPG

Owl and Mouse (New York University) - In this wry tale that celebrates the art of stop-motion animation, a curmudgeonly owl must fight his nature when he has to watch over a young mouse for a night. Directed by Emma J. Noble.
So You've Grown Attached (New York University) - An imaginary friend is forced to consider retirement when his creator - and best friend - starts to grow up. Directed by Kate Tsang.
Steadfast Stanley (California Institute of the Arts) - A faithful dog must journey through the zombie apocalypse to save his best friend. Directed by John Kim.
Fluffy the Flying Fish (School of Visual Arts) - When they move from Los Angeles to Denver, a family has to decide how to transport their pet goldfish, Fluffy. Directed by Ryan Charmatz.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Mon, May 30, 2016 -- 7:30pm Remind me
  • KQED 9: Tue, May 31, 2016 -- 1:30am Remind me
  • KQED Life: Tue, May 31, 2016 -- 10:30pm Remind me
  • KQED Life: Wed, Jun 1, 2016 -- 4:30am Remind me
  • KQED 9: Sun, Jun 26, 2016 -- 11:30pm Remind me
  • KQED 9: Mon, Jun 27, 2016 -- 5:30am Remind me

Choices (#305H) Duration: 28:59 STEREO TVPG

Late Spring (New York University) - During the Libyan Revolution of 2011, a petty clerk at a police station must choose sides when a tortured prisoner asks him for help. Directed by Zachary Kerschberg.
Pagpag (The Refuse) (New York University) - A hard-drinking, rough-edged woman from an impoverished community in the Philippines tries to sell her orphaned granddaughter to an American couple. Directed by John Paul Su.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Mon, Jun 13, 2016 -- 7:30pm Remind me
  • KQED 9: Tue, Jun 14, 2016 -- 1:30am Remind me

It's in the Blood (#309H) Duration: 25:26 STEREO TVPG

Lambing Season (Columbia University) - Determined to meet the father who left her before she was born, a woman travels to Ireland, hoping it will help her understand his decision. Directed by Jeannie Donohoe. A Series of Kinetic Sets Tell a Story (University of Michigan) - Beautifully rendered cardboard sets and characters and a seemingly weightless camera capture an astonishing voyage of immigration, love, and World War II in a single take. Directed by Shannon Kohlitz.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Mon, Jun 20, 2016 -- 7:30pm Remind me
  • KQED 9: Tue, Jun 21, 2016 -- 1:30am Remind me
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TV Technical Issues

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    TV Technical Issues
    • 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 […]

    • Tues 12/15: KQET DT25 signal restored

      (DT25.1, 25.2, 25.3) The new part arrived this morning, was successfully installed, and our DT25 Over The Air signal restored apx 12:30pm. Due to the outage, some OTA viewers may need to do a rescan to re-acquire the DT25 signal. Paid provider services should have restored their signal by now as well. Thanks for your […]

    • Sun 12/13: KQET DT25 Over the Air signal down

      (DT25.1, 25.2, 25.3) UPDATE Mon 12/14 4:50pm: Unfortunately, we are unable to repair our fried equipment, and will need to order/find a replacement. At this point, we do know the signal will definitely not return tonight, and do not yet have an estimated time re: when it will be back. Thanks for your patience and […]

To view previous issues and how they were resolved, go to our TV Technical Issues page.

KQED DTV Channels

KQED 9, KQET

KQED 9 / KQET

Channels 9.1, 54.2, 25.1
XFINITY 9 and HD 709
Wave 9 and HD 164
DirecTV, Dish Network, AT&T U-verse: Channel # may vary, labeled as KQED, or as KQET in the 831 area code

All HD programs

KQED Plus, KQET

KQED Plus / KQET

Channels 54.1, 9.2, 25.2
XFINITY 10 and HD 710
Wave 10
DirecTV, Dish Network, AT&T U-verse: IF this channel provided to customer, channel # may vary, labeled as KQEH

KQED Plus, formerly KTEH

KQED Life

KQED Life

Channel 54.3
XFINITY 189
Wave 157

Arts, food, how-to, gardening, travel

KQED World

KQED World

Channel 9.3
XFINITY 190
Wave 156

History, world events, news, science, nature

v-me

V-Me

Channel 54.5 & 25.3
XFINITY 191 & 621
Wave 154

24-hour national Spanish-language network

KQED Kids

KQED Kids

Channel 54.4
XFINITY 192
Wave 155

Quality children's programming parents love too