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Life During Wartime (#207) Duration: 28:58 STEREO TVPG-V (Secondary audio: none)

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: Mon, Apr 20, 2015 -- 7:30pm Remind me
  • KQED 9: Tue, Apr 21, 2015 -- 1:30am Remind me

Daddy Dearest (#208) Duration: 28:27 STEREO TVPG (Secondary audio: none)

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.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Tue, Apr 21, 2015 -- 7:30am Remind me
  • KQED World: Tue, Apr 21, 2015 -- 1:30pm Remind me
  • KQED World: Fri, Apr 24, 2015 -- 2:30am Remind me
  • KQED World: Fri, Apr 24, 2015 -- 8:30am Remind me

The Cake Is A Lie (#204H) Duration: 29:00 STEREO TVPG

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.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Mon, Apr 27, 2015 -- 7:30pm Remind me
  • KQED 9: Tue, Apr 28, 2015 -- 1:30am Remind me

Together Alone (#201) Duration: 28:39 STEREO TVPG (Secondary audio: none)

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.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Tue, Apr 28, 2015 -- 7:30am Remind me
  • KQED World: Tue, Apr 28, 2015 -- 1:30pm Remind me
  • KQED World: Fri, May 1, 2015 -- 8:30am 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: Fri, May 1, 2015 -- 11:00pm Remind me
  • KQED 9: Sat, May 2, 2015 -- 5:00am Remind me
  • KQED 9: Sun, May 3, 2015 -- 11:30pm Remind me
  • KQED 9: Mon, May 4, 2015 -- 5:30am Remind me

Final Ascent (#301H) Duration: 27:06 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: Fri, May 8, 2015 -- 11:00pm Remind me
  • KQED 9: Sat, May 9, 2015 -- 5:00am Remind me
  • KQED 9: Sun, May 10, 2015 -- 11:30pm Remind me
  • KQED 9: Mon, May 11, 2015 -- 5:30am Remind me

Separation Anxiety (#302H) Duration: 28:21 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: Fri, May 15, 2015 -- 11:00pm Remind me
  • KQED 9: Sat, May 16, 2015 -- 5:00am Remind me
  • KQED 9: Sun, May 17, 2015 -- 11:31pm Remind me
  • KQED 9: Mon, May 18, 2015 -- 5:31am Remind me

Big City Blues (#205H) Duration: 29:00 STEREO TVPG

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.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Mon, May 18, 2015 -- 11:30pm Remind me
  • KQED Plus: Tue, May 19, 2015 -- 5:30am Remind me

On The Prowl (#303H) Duration: 28:53 STEREO TVPG-SL

App (American Film Institute) - Desperate to get funding for his groundbreaking new dating app, shy software developer Paul agrees to use the app to seduce a beautiful stranger, but his calculations backfire when he starts to feel a genuine connection. Directed by Alex Berman.
Banana Trip (Florida State University) - Three South Korean college boys head to Florida for spring break, hoping to hook up with white girls. Directed by Hyungjik Lee.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Fri, May 22, 2015 -- 11:00pm Remind me
  • KQED 9: Sat, May 23, 2015 -- 5:00am Remind me
  • KQED 9: Sun, May 24, 2015 -- 11:30pm Remind me
  • KQED 9: Mon, May 25, 2015 -- 5:30am Remind me

Where Do We Go from Here? (#304H) Duration: 23:53 STEREO TVPG-L

11-Minute Mile (University of Southern California) - When an arrogant young day-trader is delayed at an airport during the Boston Marathon bombing, the threat of tragedy brings a moment of clarity. Directed by Andrew Wood.
Keep the Change (Columbia University) - David has autism, but he prides himself on not being rigid, "like that movie, Rain Man." He enjoys chasing women, offensive humor and "exclusive clubs," but he comes to reevaluate "normal" when he meets a new love interest at a support group. Directed by Rachel Israel.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Fri, May 29, 2015 -- 11:00pm Remind me
  • KQED 9: Sat, May 30, 2015 -- 5:00am Remind me
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TV Technical Issues

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    TV Technical Issues
    • KQET planned overnight outage, early Friday 3/13

      (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 […]

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

KQED DTV Channels

KQED 9

KQED 9
Channels 9.1, 54.2 & 25.1 - Monterey (KQET)
XFINITY 9 and HD 709

All widescreen and HD programs

KQED Plus

KQED +
Channels 54, 54.1, 9.2 & 25.2 - Monterey
XFINITY 10 and HD 710

KQED Plus, formerly KTEH

KQED Life

KQED Life
Channel 54.3
XFINITY 189

Arts, food, how-to, gardening, travel

KQED World

KQED World
Channel 9.3
XFINITY 190

History, world events, news, science, nature

v-me

V-Me
Channel 54.5 & 25.3
XFINITY 191 & 621

24-hour national Spanish-language network

KQED Kids

KQED Kids
Channel 54.4
XFINITY 192

Quality children's programming parents love too