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Upcoming Broadcasts:

Dalya's Other Country/4.1 Miles (#3001) Duration: 1:56:46 STEREO TVPG (Secondary audio: none)

"Dalya's Other Country" tells the nuanced story of members of a family displaced by the Syrian conflict who are remaking themselves after the parents separate. Effervescent teen Dalya goes to Catholic high school and her mother, Rudayna, enrolls in college as they both walk the line between their Muslim values and the new world in which they find themselves.
In the Oscar-nominated short film "4.1 Miles," Daphne Matziaraki follows a day in the life of Kyriakos Papadopoulos, a captain in the Greek coast guard who is caught in the middle of the refugee crisis in which Europe is embroiled. Despite limited resources, the captain and his crew attempt to save thousands of migrants from drowning in the Aegean Sea.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Mon, Jun 26, 2017 -- 9:00pm
  • KQED 9: Tue, Jun 27, 2017 -- 3:00am
  • KQED World: Thu, Jun 29, 2017 -- 5:00am Remind me
  • KQED World: Thu, Jun 29, 2017 -- 11:00am Remind me

Out in the Night (#2801H) Duration: 56:46 STEREO TV14

Examine the uphill battle of a group of African-American lesbians charged with attempted murder when they fought back after being threatened. The case reveals the role that race, gender identity and sexuality play in the criminal justice system.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Life: Wed, Jun 28, 2017 -- 11:00pm Remind me
  • KQED Life: Thu, Jun 29, 2017 -- 5:00am Remind me

Beats of the Antonov (#2807) Duration: 56:46 STEREO TVPG (Secondary audio: none)

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.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Sat, Jul 1, 2017 -- 2:00am Remind me
  • KQED World: Sun, Jul 2, 2017 -- 8:00pm Remind me
  • KQED World: Mon, Jul 3, 2017 -- 12:00am Remind me
  • KQED World: Mon, Jul 3, 2017 -- 8:00am Remind me
  • KQED World: Sat, Jul 8, 2017 -- 10:00am Remind me

The War Show (#3002) Duration: 1:26:46 STEREO TVM (Secondary audio: none)

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.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Mon, Jul 3, 2017 -- 10:00pm Remind me
  • KQED 9: Tue, Jul 4, 2017 -- 4:00am Remind me
  • KQED World: Thu, Jul 6, 2017 -- 5:30am Remind me
  • KQED World: Thu, Jul 6, 2017 -- 11:30am Remind me

Last Men In Aleppo (#3003) Duration: 1:26:46 STEREO TVPG (Secondary audio: none)

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.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Mon, Jul 10, 2017 -- 10:00pm Remind me
  • KQED 9: Tue, Jul 11, 2017 -- 4:00am Remind me
  • KQED World: Thu, Jul 13, 2017 -- 5:30am Remind me
  • KQED World: Thu, Jul 13, 2017 -- 11:30am Remind me

The Overnighters (#2802) Duration: 1:56:46 STEREO TVPG (Secondary audio: none)

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.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Sun, Jul 16, 2017 -- 6:00pm Remind me
  • KQED World: Sun, Jul 16, 2017 -- 10:00pm Remind me
  • KQED World: Mon, Jul 17, 2017 -- 6:00am Remind me
  • KQED World: Mon, Jul 17, 2017 -- 12:00pm Remind me
  • KQED World: Sat, Jul 22, 2017 -- 9:00am Remind me

Presenting Princess Shaw (#3004) Duration: 1:26:46 STEREO TVPG (Secondary audio: none)

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.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Mon, Jul 17, 2017 -- 10:00pm Remind me
  • KQED 9: Tue, Jul 18, 2017 -- 4:00am Remind me
  • KQED World: Thu, Jul 20, 2017 -- 6:30am Remind me
  • KQED World: Thu, Jul 20, 2017 -- 12:30pm Remind me

Joe's Violin/Shalom Italia (#3005) Duration: 1:26:46 STEREO TVPG (Secondary audio: none)

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.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Mon, Jul 24, 2017 -- 10:00pm Remind me
  • KQED 9: Tue, Jul 25, 2017 -- 4:00am Remind me
  • KQED World: Thu, Jul 27, 2017 -- 5:30am Remind me
  • KQED World: Thu, Jul 27, 2017 -- 11:30am Remind me

Memories of a Penitent Heart (#3006H) Duration: 56:46 STEREO TVPG

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.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Mon, Jul 31, 2017 -- 10:00pm Remind me
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TV Technical Issues

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    • 6/22-23 Ch9 & Ch54 Virtual ID issues

      (DT9-1 thru 9-3, and DT54-1 thru 54-5) KQED experienced a major technical issue with our Virtual ID info in our signals for DT9 and DT54, beginning apx 4pm Thursday 6/22, which was resolved apx 11am Friday 6/23. As background, almost every TV station in the Bay Area now transmits on a frequency which is different […]

    • 2/22/17: Fremont Peak tower transmissions, including KQET DT25

      (DT25.1 through 25.3) Recent storms have taken out dozens of trees on Fremont Peak, which in turn have taken down power lines leading to the transmission tower located on the peak. It has been running on generators for several days, and regular trips are scheduled to re-fuel those generators with gas. However, the truck has […]

    • KQED TV All Channels: Planned outage late Fri/early Sat 1/14 midnight-2am

      All KQED television channels will be off the air late Friday/early Saturday 1/14 beginning at midnight for approximately two hours to perform maintenance and upgrades to our electrical system. These improvements will help KQED maintain and continue our broadcast service to the community. We will return to our regularly scheduled programs as soon as work […]

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, DirecTV, Dish Network, AT&T U-verse: Channel # may vary, labeled as KQED, or as KQET in the 831 area code.
Outstanding PBS programming, KQED original productions, and more.

All HD programs

KQED Plus, KQET

KQED Plus / KQEH

Channels 54.1, 9.2, 25.2
XFINITY 10 and HD 710
Wave, DirecTV, Dish Network, AT&T U-verse: Channel # may vary, labeled as KQEH
KQED Plus, formerly KTEH.
Unique programs including the best British dramas, mysteries, and comedies.

PBS Kids

PBS Kids

(starts Jan 16, 2017)
Channel
54.4, 25.3
XFINITY 192
Wave: Channel # may vary.
Quality children's programming. Live streaming 24/7 at pbskids.org.

KQED Life

KQED Life

Channel 54.3
XFINITY 189
Wave: Channel # may vary.
Best of arts, food, gardening, how-to, and travel.

KQED World

KQED World

Channel 9.3, 54.5
XFINITY 190
Wave: Channel # may vary.
Best of non-fiction programs including public affairs, local and world events, nature, history, and science.