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Crossed Stars (#406H) Duration: 25:32 STEREO TVPG-S

It's love at first sight in the midst of a dinosaur invasion in The Life and Death of Tommy Chaos and Stacey Danger. Together, they flee for a life of adventure and romance - only to discover that even the brightest flames don't burn forever. Directed by Michael Lukk Litwak. In Googly Eyes, Cooper Barnes stars as Gary, whose chronic earache stirs up memories of his childhood and unresolved baggage with his ex-girlfriend. Directed by Simon Savelyev. Dance across an old Victorian mansion filled with whimsical animated characters in Fool of People. Directed by Jose Rodriguez.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Sat, Sep 22, 2018 -- 5:00am
  • KQED 9: Sun, Sep 23, 2018 -- 11:32pm Remind me
  • KQED 9: Mon, Sep 24, 2018 -- 5:32am 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: Sat, Sep 22, 2018 -- 7:30pm
  • KQED 9: Sun, Sep 23, 2018 -- 1:30am
  • KQED 9: Fri, Oct 19, 2018 -- 11:00pm Remind me
  • KQED 9: Sat, Oct 20, 2018 -- 5:00am Remind me
  • KQED 9: Sun, Oct 21, 2018 -- 11:30pm Remind me
  • KQED 9: Mon, Oct 22, 2018 -- 5:30am Remind me

Somebody to Love (#407H) Duration: 27:29 STEREO TVPG-L

Kaori Momoi stars as a 55-year-old single office worker in Tokyo with nothing to look forward to but forced retirement and a lonely death in Oh Lucy! However, when her American English teacher gives her a blonde wig and a new identity, her perspective on life begins to change. Directed by Atsuko Hirayanagi. Then Tin takes us to the alleyways of Harlem, where a man mourns life and lost love in this jazz-age inspired stop-motion animation. Directed by Brandon Lake.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Fri, Sep 28, 2018 -- 11:00pm Remind me
  • KQED 9: Sat, Sep 29, 2018 -- 5:00am Remind me
  • KQED 9: Sun, Sep 30, 2018 -- 11:31pm Remind me
  • KQED 9: Mon, Oct 1, 2018 -- 5:31am 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: Sat, Sep 29, 2018 -- 7:30pm Remind me
  • KQED 9: Sun, Sep 30, 2018 -- 1:30am Remind me
  • KQED 9: Fri, Oct 26, 2018 -- 11:00pm Remind me
  • KQED 9: Sat, Oct 27, 2018 -- 5:00am Remind me

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: Fri, Oct 5, 2018 -- 11:00pm Remind me
  • KQED 9: Sat, Oct 6, 2018 -- 5:00am Remind me
  • KQED 9: Sun, Oct 7, 2018 -- 11:30pm Remind me
  • KQED 9: Mon, Oct 8, 2018 -- 5:30am 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: Sat, Oct 6, 2018 -- 7:30pm Remind me
  • KQED 9: Sun, Oct 7, 2018 -- 1:30am Remind me

Blood & Water (#502H) Duration: 26:46 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: Fri, Oct 12, 2018 -- 11:00pm Remind me
  • KQED 9: Sat, Oct 13, 2018 -- 5:00am Remind me
  • KQED 9: Sun, Oct 14, 2018 -- 11:30pm Remind me
  • KQED 9: Mon, Oct 15, 2018 -- 5:30am 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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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

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.