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Memories of a Penitent Heart (Episode #3006)

KQED 9: Mon, Jul 31, 2017 -- 10:00 PM

Follow filmmaker Cecilia Aldarondo's investigation-both a love story and a tribute-of a buried conflict around her uncle Miguel's death during a time when AIDS was synonymous with sin.

Joe's Violin/Shalom Italia (Episode #3005)

KQED 9: Mon, Jul 24, 2017 -- 10:00 PM

A donated violin forges an unexpected friendship between Holocaust survivor Joseph Feingold and Bronx schoolgirl Brianna Perez. Three Italian Jewish brothers seek the cave where they hid as children to escape the Nazis.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Thu, Jul 27, 2017 -- 11:30 AM
  • KQED World: Thu, Jul 27, 2017 -- 5:30 AM
  • KQED 9: Tue, Jul 25, 2017 -- 4:00 AM

The Overnighters (Episode #2802)

KQED World: Sat, Jul 22, 2017 -- 9:00 AM

In a North Dakota town where the oil business is booming, busloads of newcomers find slim work prospects and a severe housing shortage. Pastor Jay Reinke converts his church into a makeshift dorm, allowing hundreds of job-seekers, some with checkered pasts, to stay despite the congregation's objections and neighbors' fears. When opposition to the "overnighters" reaches a boiling point, Pastor Jay makes a decision with shattering consequences. By Jesse Moss.

Presenting Princess Shaw (Episode #3004)

KQED 9: Mon, Jul 17, 2017 -- 10:00 PM

View the extraordinary true story of Princess Shaw, an aspiring musician down on her luck, who inspired internationally famous YouTube artist Kutiman to create a magical collaboration that would bring her music to a whole new audience.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Thu, Jul 20, 2017 -- 12:30 PM
  • KQED World: Thu, Jul 20, 2017 -- 6:30 AM
  • KQED 9: Tue, Jul 18, 2017 -- 4:00 AM

The Overnighters (Episode #2802)

KQED World: Sun, Jul 16, 2017 -- 6:00 PM

In a North Dakota town where the oil business is booming, busloads of newcomers find slim work prospects and a severe housing shortage. Pastor Jay Reinke converts his church into a makeshift dorm, allowing hundreds of job-seekers, some with checkered pasts, to stay despite the congregation's objections and neighbors' fears. When opposition to the "overnighters" reaches a boiling point, Pastor Jay makes a decision with shattering consequences. By Jesse Moss.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Mon, Jul 17, 2017 -- 12:00 PM
  • KQED World: Mon, Jul 17, 2017 -- 6:00 AM
  • KQED World: Sun, Jul 16, 2017 -- 10:00 PM

Last Men In Aleppo (Episode #3003)

KQED 9: Mon, Jul 10, 2017 -- 10:00 PM

After five years of war in Syria, the remaining citizens of Aleppo are readying themselves for a siege. Through the volunteers known as the White Helmets, experience firsthand the daily struggle for sanity in a country at war.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Thu, Jul 13, 2017 -- 11:30 AM
  • KQED World: Thu, Jul 13, 2017 -- 5:30 AM
  • KQED 9: Tue, Jul 11, 2017 -- 4:00 AM

Beats of the Antonov (Episode #2807)

KQED World: Sat, Jul 8, 2017 -- 10:00 AM

Learn how music and dance bind a community in the war-ravaged Sudan region, where the people of the Blue Nile celebrate their survival and fight to maintain their heritage, even as bombs drop all around them.

The War Show (Episode #3002)

KQED 9: Mon, Jul 3, 2017 -- 10:00 PM

Obaidah Zytoon captures the fate of Syria through the intimate lens of a circle of friends. Beginning with peaceful Arab Spring protests in 2011, take a four-year, ground-level look at how the country spiraled into bloody civil war.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Thu, Jul 6, 2017 -- 11:30 AM
  • KQED World: Thu, Jul 6, 2017 -- 5:30 AM
  • KQED 9: Tue, Jul 4, 2017 -- 4:00 AM

Beats of the Antonov (Episode #2807)

KQED World: Sat, Jul 1, 2017 -- 2:00 AM

Learn how music and dance bind a community in the war-ravaged Sudan region, where the people of the Blue Nile celebrate their survival and fight to maintain their heritage, even as bombs drop all around them.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Mon, Jul 3, 2017 -- 8:00 AM
  • KQED World: Mon, Jul 3, 2017 -- 12:00 AM
  • KQED World: Sun, Jul 2, 2017 -- 8:00 PM
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      KQET (DT25.1, 25.2 & 25.3) was unable to transmit from late Saturday 6/02 through early Monday 6/04 due to a break in the third party fiber feed somewhere between KQED?s Master Control room in San Francisco and the uplink reception point at California State University Monterey Bay. The break was found and fixed shortly after … Continue reading 6/04/18: KQET Signal Loss

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