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An Honest Liar (#1712) Duration: 1:26:46 STEREO TVPG-L (Secondary audio: none)

Meet James "The Amazing" Randi, the famed magician and self-proclaimed "honest liar" who dedicated his life to exposing frauds. But when dealing with a master deceiver, the truth can be hard to find.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Wed, Oct 17, 2018 -- 3:30pm Remind me
  • KQED World: Sat, Oct 20, 2018 -- 9:00am Remind me

Wildland (#2001) Duration: 56:46 STEREO TVPG (Secondary audio: none)

Young Men and Fire tells the story of a single wildland firefighting crew as they struggle with fear, loyalty, love and defeat all over the course of a single fire season. What emerges is a story of a small group of working-class men, their exterior world, their interior lives, and the fire that lies between.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Mon, Oct 29, 2018 -- 10:00pm Remind me
  • KQED 9: Tue, Oct 30, 2018 -- 4:00am Remind me
  • KQED World: Wed, Oct 31, 2018 -- 5:00pm Remind me
  • KQED World: Thu, Nov 1, 2018 -- 5:00am Remind me
  • KQED World: Thu, Nov 1, 2018 -- 11:00am Remind me
  • KQED World: Sat, Nov 3, 2018 -- 9:00am Remind me

Dawnland (#2002) Duration: 56:46 STEREO TVPG (Secondary audio: none)

See how a group of Native and non-Native leaders in Maine came together to acknowledge and address the abuses suffered by Native children in the hands of the child welfare system, illuminating the ongoing crisis of indigenous child removal.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Mon, Nov 5, 2018 -- 10:00pm Remind me
  • KQED 9: Tue, Nov 6, 2018 -- 4:00am Remind me
  • KQED World: Wed, Nov 7, 2018 -- 6:00pm Remind me
  • KQED World: Thu, Nov 8, 2018 -- 7:00am Remind me
  • KQED World: Thu, Nov 8, 2018 -- 1:00pm Remind me
  • KQED World: Sat, Nov 10, 2018 -- 9:00am Remind me

Farmer/Veteran (#1819) Duration: 56:46 STEREO TVPG (Secondary audio: none)

A combat veteran starts a farm to help cultivate a healthier life outside the Army. While the sense of duty he once felt as a soldier returns, his crippling PTSD remains as he and his wife nervously anticipate the birth of their first child.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Wed, Nov 7, 2018 -- 5:00pm Remind me
  • KQED World: Thu, Nov 8, 2018 -- 6:00am Remind me
  • KQED World: Thu, Nov 8, 2018 -- 12:00pm Remind me
  • KQED 9: Sat, Nov 10, 2018 -- 6:00pm Remind me
  • KQED World: Mon, Nov 12, 2018 -- 1:00pm Remind me

The Cleaners (#2003H) Duration: 1:26:46 STEREO TVM (Secondary audio: DVI)

Meet the Filipino workers who comb through thousands of online images - particularly on Facebook and YouTube - to monitor and delete offensive, pornographic and incendiary posts.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Mon, Nov 12, 2018 -- 10:00pm Remind me
  • KQED 9: Tue, Nov 13, 2018 -- 4:00am Remind me

The Judge (#2004) Duration: 1:26:46 STEREO TVPG (Secondary audio: none)

Take a rare glimpse into Shari'a law (Islamic law), an often misunderstood legal framework for Muslims, told through the eyes of the first woman judge to be appointed to the Middle East's religious courts.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Mon, Nov 19, 2018 -- 10:30pm Remind me
  • KQED 9: Tue, Nov 20, 2018 -- 4:30am Remind me
  • KQED World: Wed, Nov 21, 2018 -- 3:30pm Remind me
  • KQED World: Thu, Nov 22, 2018 -- 5:00am Remind me
  • KQED World: Thu, Nov 22, 2018 -- 11:00am Remind me
  • KQED World: Sat, Nov 24, 2018 -- 9:00am Remind me

What Was Ours (#1805) Duration: 56:46 STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: none)

A tribal elder and Vietnam vet, who hasn't left the Wind River Indian Reservation in over 40 years, visits the underground archives of Chicago's Field Museum with two young Arapaho to explore ancestral objects kept in boxes for many years. Together they try to learn how these artifacts vanished from their tribe in the first place.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Wed, Nov 28, 2018 -- 3:00pm Remind me
  • KQED World: Wed, Nov 28, 2018 -- 6:00pm Remind me
  • KQED World: Thu, Nov 29, 2018 -- 7:00am Remind me
  • KQED World: Thu, Nov 29, 2018 -- 1:00pm Remind me

Welcome to Leith (#1713) Duration: 1:26:46 STEREO TVPG-L (Secondary audio: none)

Explore how residents of a North Dakota town struggle against a notorious white supremacist. As his behavior becomes more threatening, tensions soar and the residents desperately look for ways to expel their unwanted neighbor.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Wed, Nov 28, 2018 -- 4:30pm Remind me
  • KQED World: Thu, Nov 29, 2018 -- 5:00am Remind me
  • KQED World: Thu, Nov 29, 2018 -- 11:00am Remind me
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