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Cameraperson (Episode #3014)

KQED World: Thu, Oct 26, 2017 -- 5:00 AM

A boxing match in Brooklyn; life in postwar Bosnia; the daily routine of a Nigerian midwife. A work that combines documentary, autobiography and ethical inquiry, this is a thoughtful examination of what it means to train a camera on the world.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Sat, Oct 28, 2017 -- 9:00 AM
  • KQED World: Thu, Oct 26, 2017 -- 11:00 AM

Raising Bertie (Episode #3008H)

KQED Life: Wed, Oct 25, 2017 -- 10:00 PM

An intimate portrait of three African American boys as they face a precarious coming of age in rural Bertie County, North Carolina. Like many rural areas, Bertie County struggles with a dwindling economy, a declining population, and a high school graduation rate below the state average. This powerful verite film weaves the young men's narratives together as they work to define their identities and grow into adulthood while navigating complex relationships, institutional racism, violence, poverty, and educational inequity.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Life: Thu, Oct 26, 2017 -- 4:00 AM

Cameraperson (Episode #3014)

KQED 9: Mon, Oct 23, 2017 -- 10:00 PM

A boxing match in Brooklyn; life in postwar Bosnia; the daily routine of a Nigerian midwife. A work that combines documentary, autobiography and ethical inquiry, this is a thoughtful examination of what it means to train a camera on the world.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Sat, Oct 28, 2017 -- 9:00 AM
  • KQED World: Thu, Oct 26, 2017 -- 11:00 AM
  • KQED 9: Tue, Oct 24, 2017 -- 4:00 AM

Motherland (Episode #3013)

KQED World: Sat, Oct 21, 2017 -- 9:00 AM

Take an absorbingly intimate, verite look at a maternity hospital in the Philippines, the busiest on the planet. In a hospital literally bursting with life, witness the miracle and wonder of the human condition.

From This Day Forward (Episode #2909)

KQED World: Thu, Oct 19, 2017 -- 12:30 PM

Meet an American family coping with one of life's most intimate transformations. Sharon Shattuck's father came out as transgender, living as Trisha. Her mother stayed with him. Now Sharon wants to understand how the family survived intact.

Motherland (Episode #3013)

KQED World: Thu, Oct 19, 2017 -- 11:00 AM

Take an absorbingly intimate, verite look at a maternity hospital in the Philippines, the busiest on the planet. In a hospital literally bursting with life, witness the miracle and wonder of the human condition.

From This Day Forward (Episode #2909)

KQED World: Thu, Oct 19, 2017 -- 6:30 AM

Meet an American family coping with one of life's most intimate transformations. Sharon Shattuck's father came out as transgender, living as Trisha. Her mother stayed with him. Now Sharon wants to understand how the family survived intact.

Motherland (Episode #3013)

KQED 9: Mon, Oct 16, 2017 -- 10:00 PM

Take an absorbingly intimate, verite look at a maternity hospital in the Philippines, the busiest on the planet. In a hospital literally bursting with life, witness the miracle and wonder of the human condition.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Thu, Oct 19, 2017 -- 5:00 AM
  • KQED 9: Tue, Oct 17, 2017 -- 4:00 AM

The Islands and the Whales (Episode #3012)

KQED World: Thu, Oct 12, 2017 -- 12:30 PM

On the isolated Faroe Islands, the longtime whale-hunting practices of the Faroese are threatened by dangerously high mercury levels and anti-whaling activists. Like a canary in the mine, their tale sounds a warning to the rest of the world.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Sat, Oct 14, 2017 -- 9:00 AM

All The Difference (Episode #2907)

KQED World: Thu, Oct 12, 2017 -- 11:00 AM

Accompany two African-American teens from the South Side of Chicago on their journey to achieve their dream of graduating from college. Follow the young men through five years of hard work, sacrifice, setbacks and uncertainty.

The Islands and the Whales (Episode #3012)

KQED World: Thu, Oct 12, 2017 -- 6:30 AM

On the isolated Faroe Islands, the longtime whale-hunting practices of the Faroese are threatened by dangerously high mercury levels and anti-whaling activists. Like a canary in the mine, their tale sounds a warning to the rest of the world.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Sat, Oct 14, 2017 -- 9:00 AM

All The Difference (Episode #2907)

KQED World: Thu, Oct 12, 2017 -- 5:00 AM

Accompany two African-American teens from the South Side of Chicago on their journey to achieve their dream of graduating from college. Follow the young men through five years of hard work, sacrifice, setbacks and uncertainty.

The Islands and the Whales (Episode #3012)

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

On the isolated Faroe Islands, the longtime whale-hunting practices of the Faroese are threatened by dangerously high mercury levels and anti-whaling activists. Like a canary in the mine, their tale sounds a warning to the rest of the world.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Sat, Oct 14, 2017 -- 9:00 AM
  • KQED 9: Tue, Oct 10, 2017 -- 4:00 AM

Swim Team (Episode #3011)

KQED 9: Mon, Oct 2, 2017 -- 10:00 PM

Parents of teens on the autism spectrum form a competitive swim team, training them with high expectations. Follow the rise of three athletes as the film captures a moving quest for inclusion, independence and a life that feels like winning.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Sat, Oct 7, 2017 -- 9:00 AM
  • KQED World: Thu, Oct 5, 2017 -- 11:00 AM
  • KQED World: Thu, Oct 5, 2017 -- 5:00 AM
  • KQED 9: Tue, Oct 3, 2017 -- 4:00 AM

Tea Time (Episode #2806)

KQED World: Mon, Oct 2, 2017 -- 1:00 AM

Observe five Chilean women who gather monthly for a ritual that has sustained them through 60 years of personal and societal change. See how a routine of tea and pastries helped them commemorate life's joys and cope with infidelity, illness and death.

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