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Upcoming Broadcasts:

Welcome to Leith (#1713H) Duration: 1:26:46 STEREO TVPG-L

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 9: Fri, Feb 24, 2017 -- 8:00pm
  • KQED 9: Sat, Feb 25, 2017 -- 2:00am

Let The Fire Burn (#1519) Duration: 1:26:46 STEREO TVPG-VL (Secondary audio: none)

This film brings to life one of the most tumultuous clashes between government and citizens in modern U.S. history, as a longtime feud between Philadelphia police and controversial radical urban group MOVE came to a tragic climax in 1985.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Mon, Feb 27, 2017 -- 7:00am Remind me
  • KQED World: Wed, Mar 1, 2017 -- 6:30am Remind me
  • KQED World: Wed, Mar 1, 2017 -- 12:30pm Remind me

All of Me: A Story of Love, Loss, and Last Resorts (#1513H) Duration: 56:46 STEREO TV14 (Secondary audio: DVI)

The "Girls" have been friends -- and morbidly obese -- for years. But now, having weight-loss surgery is about to upset everything they thought they knew about health, happiness, friendship and love.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Life: Wed, Mar 1, 2017 -- 10:00pm Remind me
  • KQED Life: Thu, Mar 2, 2017 -- 4:00am Remind me

India's Daughter (#1702) Duration: 56:46 STEREO TVM (Secondary audio: none)

Learn how the harrowing rape and murder of a promising 23-year-old female medical student in Delhi sparked an international movement for change in this news-making film that was banned in India.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Mon, Mar 13, 2017 -- 12:00am Remind me
  • KQED World: Mon, Mar 13, 2017 -- 8:00am Remind me
  • KQED World: Wed, Mar 15, 2017 -- 7:00am Remind me
  • KQED World: Wed, Mar 15, 2017 -- 1:00pm Remind me

No Mas Bebes (No More Babies) (#1707) Duration: 56:46 STEREO TVPG (Secondary audio: none)

Explore the case of Mexican-American women who claim they were coercively sterilized at a Los Angeles hospital in the late 1960s and 1970s. Meet the mothers, young Chicana lawyers and whistle-blowing doctors who exposed the shocking practice.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Mon, Mar 20, 2017 -- 7:30am Remind me

The Bad Kids (#1810) Duration: 1:26:46 STEREO TV14 (Secondary audio: none)

Located in an impoverished Mojave Desert community, Black Rock Continuation High School is an alternative school for students at risk of dropping out; Black Rock is their last chance. Extraordinary educators believe that empathy and life skills, more than academics, give these underserved students command of their own futures.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Mon, Mar 20, 2017 -- 10:00pm Remind me
  • KQED 9: Tue, Mar 21, 2017 -- 4:00am Remind me
  • KQED World: Thu, Mar 23, 2017 -- 5:00am Remind me
  • KQED World: Thu, Mar 23, 2017 -- 11:00am Remind me

A Ballerina's Tale (#1709H) Duration: 56:46 STEREO TVPG

Explore the rise of Misty Copeland, who made history as the first African-American female principal dancer with the prestigious American Ballet Theater. Get an intimate look at this groundbreaking dancer during a crucial period in her life.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Sun, Mar 26, 2017 -- 10:30pm Remind me
  • KQED 9: Mon, Mar 27, 2017 -- 4:30am Remind me

Born to Fly: Elizabeth Streb Vs. Gravity (#1615) Duration: 56:46 STEREO TVPG (Secondary audio: none)

Follow the evolution of daredevil choreographer Elizabeth Streb's movement philosophy as expressed through her technique, lifestyle and challenge to assumptions about art, aging, injury, gender and human possibility. By Catherine Gund.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Mon, Mar 27, 2017 -- 6:00am Remind me
  • KQED World: Mon, Mar 27, 2017 -- 12:00pm Remind me
  • KQED World: Wed, Mar 29, 2017 -- 2:00am Remind me
  • KQED World: Wed, Mar 29, 2017 -- 8:00am Remind me

Ovarian Psycos (#1811) Duration: 56:46 STEREO TVM-L (Secondary audio: none)

Based in the heart of Los Angeles' Eastside, and building upon the legacy of the Chicano/a and civil rights movement, the irreverently named Ovarian Psycos Cycle Brigade are a ferocious and unapologetic group of young women of color, cycling through the barrios and boulevards of the Eastside, committed to collectively confronting racism and violence, and demanding and creating safe spaces for women.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Mon, Mar 27, 2017 -- 10:00pm Remind me
  • KQED 9: Tue, Mar 28, 2017 -- 4:00am Remind me
  • KQED World: Thu, Mar 30, 2017 -- 6:00am Remind me
  • KQED World: Thu, Mar 30, 2017 -- 12:00pm Remind me

T-Rex: Her Fight for Gold (#1720) Duration: 1:26:46 STEREO TVPG (Secondary audio: none)

Meet Claressa "T-Rex" Shields, who rose from the streets of Flint, Michigan, and at 17 won the first Olympic gold medal for women's boxing in 2012. In this coming-of-age story, life outside the ring may be an even tougher fight.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Tue, Mar 28, 2017 -- 5:00am Remind me
  • KQED World: Tue, Mar 28, 2017 -- 11:00am Remind me

Wilhemina's War (#1711) Duration: 56:46 STEREO TVPG-L (Secondary audio: none)

A Southern grandmother struggles to help her family through the scourge of HIV, but may be unable to save those she loves. AIDS is one of the leading causes of death for black women in the rural south, where living with HIV is a grim reality.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Thu, Mar 30, 2017 -- 5:00am Remind me
  • KQED World: Thu, Mar 30, 2017 -- 11:00am Remind me
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TV Technical Issues

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    • 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 […]

    • Wed 12/28: KQET DT25 Over the Air signal restored

      UPDATE: signal was restored apx 6pm (DT25.1 through 25.3) We are aware that our transmitter servicing the Watsonville/Monterey/Salinas area, KQET, is off the air. Engineers are on their way from San Francisco to check it out. Estimated time for repairs not yet known.

    • Planned KQET (DT25) outage: early Sun 12/18 apx 1am

      (DT25.1 through 25.3) Due to maintenance and software update work being done by one of the paid signal providers, KQET-25 will need to go off the air for apx 15-30 minutes at apx 1am.

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.