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Creed: A New Legend (#708H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVPG

Writer Aaron Covington discusses how he and director Ryan Coogler came up with the idea for Creed.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Wed, Jan 23, 2019 -- 11:30pm
  • KQED Plus: Thu, Jan 24, 2019 -- 5:30am Remind me

Se7en: Script to Screen with Andrew Kevin Walker (#610H) Duration: 47:48 STEREO TVPG

Screenwriter Andrew Kevin Walker dissects his bleak thriller masterpiece, Se7en and working with director David Fincher to create the cult classic film.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Sat, Jan 26, 2019 -- 11:12pm Remind me
  • KQED 9: Sun, Jan 27, 2019 -- 5:12am Remind me

John Singleton's Classic Influences (#601) Duration: 29:00 STEREO TVPG (Secondary audio: none)

John Singleton, the youngest and first African American filmmaker to win an Academy Award for his work on Boyz in the Hood, discusses his process, influences, and inspirations, from the work of acclaimed playwright August Wilson to pioneering directors Spike Lee and Federico Fellini.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Sun, Jan 27, 2019 -- 3:00am Remind me
  • KQED World: Sun, Jan 27, 2019 -- 1:30pm Remind me
  • KQED World: Mon, Jan 28, 2019 -- 3:30pm Remind me

Deconstructing Billy Wilder (#709H) Duration: 26:48 STEREO TVPG

The unique filmmaking style of Billy Wilder and what makes his films relevant today are discussed.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Wed, Jan 30, 2019 -- 11:30pm Remind me
  • KQED Plus: Thu, Jan 31, 2019 -- 5:30am Remind me

Groundhog Day: Deconstructing The Comedy Classic (#508) Duration: 29:00 STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: none)

Danny Rubin, co-writer of Groundhog Day, deconstructs the unconventional romantic comedy's progression from script to screen and reminisces on his unique collaboration with the legendary Harold Ramis.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Sun, Feb 3, 2019 -- 3:00am Remind me
  • KQED World: Sun, Feb 3, 2019 -- 1:30pm Remind me
  • KQED World: Mon, Feb 4, 2019 -- 3:30pm Remind me

Complicated Relationships: A Conversation with Nancy Meyers (#710H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVPG

Writer/director Nancy Meyers discusses her career and shares stories of her many collaborations.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Wed, Feb 6, 2019 -- 11:30pm Remind me
  • KQED Plus: Thu, Feb 7, 2019 -- 5:30am Remind me

Script to Screen: American Gods (#815) Duration: 29:00 STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: none)

With a huge list of characters, ambitious flashbacks, centuries' worth of mythology, and constant epic battles between gods-all within the confines of a television series, adapting Neil Gaiman's seminal novel American Gods was no small feat. In this episode, Season 1 writer, co-showrunner, and executive producer Michael Green will walk through the series' script, discussing topics like staying true to and expanding the world that Gaiman created.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Sun, Feb 10, 2019 -- 3:00am Remind me
  • KQED World: Sun, Feb 10, 2019 -- 1:30pm Remind me
  • KQED World: Mon, Feb 11, 2019 -- 3:30pm Remind me
  • KQED 9: Thu, Feb 21, 2019 -- 11:30pm Remind me
  • KQED 9: Fri, Feb 22, 2019 -- 5:30am Remind me

Deconstructing Jane Austen (#716) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVPG (Secondary audio: none)

The filmmakers behind Sense and Sensibility, The Jane Austen Book Club, and The Lizzie Bennet Diaries discuss the timelessness and relate-ability of Jane Austen's characters, from the jealousies, the romances, the desire to improve one's status, and, of course, Mr. Darcy.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Sun, Feb 17, 2019 -- 3:00am Remind me
  • KQED World: Sun, Feb 17, 2019 -- 1:30pm Remind me
  • KQED World: Mon, Feb 18, 2019 -- 3:30pm Remind me

America Ferrera on the Storyteller's Responsibility (#612) Duration: 29:00 STEREO TVPG (Secondary audio: none)

Producer/Emmy-award winning actress, America Ferrera talks about her early roles in film and television including the hit show Ugly Betty, Real Women Have Curves, The Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants and working with Ryan Piers Williams on the independent film The Dry Land.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Sun, Feb 24, 2019 -- 3:00am Remind me
  • KQED World: Sun, Feb 24, 2019 -- 1:30pm Remind me
  • KQED World: Mon, Feb 25, 2019 -- 3:30pm Remind me
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