Truly CA: Our State, Our Stories Previous Broadcasts

Artesanos/Artisans (Episode #1207H)

KQED 9: Fri, Aug 25, 2017 -- 8:00 PM

The highly skilled artisans migrating from Mexico and Latin America are the backbone of high-end design and retail in Los Angeles, producing exquisite furniture, textiles and design goods. They represent a creative force that seems invisible to the city. Learn their stories and they role they play in making Los Angeles and Southern California the creative capital of the world.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Wed, Aug 30, 2017 -- 10:00 AM
  • KQED 9: Sat, Aug 26, 2017 -- 2:00 AM

Con Moto (Episode #1206H)

KQED 9: Fri, Aug 18, 2017 -- 8:00 PM

The film follows the San Francisco Alexander String Quartet as it performs throughout Poland, revealing the tradition of chamber music and the collective voice that emerges through the unique personalities of four world-class musicians.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Wed, Aug 23, 2017 -- 10:00 AM
  • KQED 9: Sat, Aug 19, 2017 -- 2:00 AM

FREE: The Power of Performance (Episode #1205H)

KQED Plus: Wed, Aug 2, 2017 -- 10:00 AM

In a city infamous for violence and high drop out rates, Destiny Arts provides a safe place for Oakland, California, teens to come and share their stories and move their bodies. Each year, 20 diverse students are accepted into the program, where they spend months creating a performance based on their lives. This award-winning documentary follows five Oakland teens through a transformative year in the company.

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