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Upcoming Broadcasts:

First Gen 101 (#501H) Duration: 28:46 STEREO TVPG

Three stories of misadventures as first generation Americans navigating identity, love and acceptance amid converging cultures: Fanny Pack by Uttera Singh, Prom by Imran J. Khan, and Groomed by Wyatt Rockefeller.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Sun, May 27, 2018 -- 11:30pm Remind me
  • KQED 9: Mon, May 28, 2018 -- 5:30am Remind me

Blood & Water (#502H) Duration: 28:46 STEREO TVPG

Traverse the North American West with three stories that explore the struggles between man and nature: La Graduacion by Rafael Gomez, Rituals by Isabelle Aspin, and Bloodlines by Christopher Nataanii Cegielski.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Sun, Jun 3, 2018 -- 11:30pm Remind me
  • KQED 9: Mon, Jun 4, 2018 -- 5:30am Remind me

Coming Home (#503H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVPG

Three young women experience difficult homecomings as they grapple with the pain and complexity of growing up: AWOL by Deb Shoval, When We Were Young by Gabrielle Capili, and Bookends by Dominic Villarrubia.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Sun, Jun 10, 2018 -- 11:30pm Remind me
  • KQED 9: Mon, Jun 11, 2018 -- 5:30am Remind me

Best of the Bay (#511H) Duration: 28:46 STEREO TVPG

With vampires roaming the back alleys of Chinatown, Tarantino-inspired fighting through redwood forests, jazz journeys in abstract super-8 film and a love triangle in a San Francisco apartment complex, these emerging filmmakers offer quirky a quirky glimpse at our unique metropolis. The Stalking of Ernest Gorby by Max O'Connor. After Life by Sebastian Kleppe. Shadow Beat by Sarah Frei. Hui Ying by Hannah Anderson.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Fri, Jun 15, 2018 -- 9:30pm Remind me
  • KQED 9: Sat, Jun 16, 2018 -- 3:30am Remind me

Pet Problems (#504H) Duration: 28:46 STEREO TVPG

Three wayward pets wreak havoc on the lives of their owners, neighbors and even distant acquaintances in these short films: Rosie, Oh by Andy Koeger and Apple Xenus, The Execution by Elise Ahrens, and Cupcake Bob by Olivia Accardo.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Sun, Jun 17, 2018 -- 11:30pm Remind me
  • KQED 9: Mon, Jun 18, 2018 -- 5:30am Remind me
  • KQED 9: Fri, Jun 22, 2018 -- 11:00pm Remind me
  • KQED 9: Sat, Jun 23, 2018 -- 5:00am Remind me

Stranger Desires (#505H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVPG-S

Tom and Myrna are looking for love in all the wrong places in two stories of ill-advised affection: Tom by Michael Smigiel and Mr. Lamb by Jean Pesce.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Fri, Jun 29, 2018 -- 11:00pm Remind me
  • KQED 9: Sat, Jun 30, 2018 -- 5:00am Remind me

Reality Bites (#408H) Duration: 25:33 STEREO TVPG

Anna Camp, Frances Conroy, and Ashley Williams star in Sequin Raze, a behind-the-scenes look at life on a Bachelor-style reality television program. Adapted into Lifetime's award-winning television series UnREAL. Directed by Sarah Gertrude Shapiro. Then get back in front of the TV with Kendall Got a Rose as a couple discusses the latest episode of The Bachelor as one gets ready for work. Directed by Luke Haskard.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Sat, Jun 30, 2018 -- 7:30pm Remind me

Behind Closed Doors (#409H) Duration: 25:36 STEREO TVPG-L

In Busted on Brigham Lane, a young girl gets creative as she attempts to convince her estranged father to attend her 18th birthday celebration. Directed by Talibah Newman. Followed by Expiration Date, where fridge foods come to life to fight a zombie apocalypse. Directed by Sarah Tejeda.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Sat, Jun 30, 2018 -- 11:34pm Remind me
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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.

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Channels 54.1, 9.2, 25.2
XFINITY 10 and HD 710
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KQED Plus, formerly KTEH.
Unique programs including the best British dramas, mysteries, and comedies.

PBS Kids

PBS Kids

Channel 54.4, 25.4, and 9.4
XFINITY 192 (Monterey/Salinas 372 and Sacramento/Fairfield 391)
Wave: Channel # may vary.
Quality children's programming. Live streaming 24/7 at pbskids.org.

KQED World

KQED World

Channel 9.3, 54.3 and 25.3
XFINITY 190 Monterey/Salinas 371 and Sacramento/Fairfield 390)
Wave: Channel # may vary.
Thought-provoking television — public affairs, local and world events, nature, history, and science.