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Tuesday, November 17, 2015 - 7:00pm

His legal battle was the most controversial of its time. His death sentence was the subject of protests around the world – even gripping the White House. Before Joe Hill faced the firing squad, his legend had reached near-mythic proportions. His life — and his death —would challenge the American values of fairness and justice and would provide a rallying cry for defiant workers for generations to come.

Sunday, November 15, 2015 - 9:00pm


Set during the London Blitz of 1940, Murder on the Home Front sheds a different light on the everyday horrors of living in a city where death can visit at any moment. Vibrant, defiant and energetic, this is a world of people living life for the moment. It is also a world where criminals can use the blackout and devastation to hide their darkest activities. As the Luftwaffe drop bombs from above,  people below are literally getting away with murder.

Friday, November 13, 2015 - 8:00pm

As part of the PBS Arts Fall Festival, KUED presents the Live From Lincoln Center production of James Lapine's vivid play, Act One, about the great playwright Moss Hart.

Reimagined from Hart's memoir, the play stars Tony Shalhoub, Andrea Martin, and Santino Fontana. It airs on KUED Friday, Nov. 13 at 8:00 p.m.

Tuesday, November 10, 2015 - 11:00pm

Independent Lens returns this November with a new season of documentaries that tell unforgettable stories of courage and resilience, explore the most pressing issues of our time, and take viewers on journeys around the world. Having recently received 11 News & Documentary Emmy nominations (with two wins) and one Primetime Emmy nomination, Independent Lens launches its new season on KUED Tuesday, November 10, with Stray Dog, acclaimed director Debra Granik’s stereotype-shattering portrait of Vietnam veteran Ron Hall.

Monday, November 9, 2015 - 9:30pm

Hollywood Idols presents 14 biographies of film superstars, including Grace Kelly, Audrey Hepburn, Gregory Peck, and Michael Caine. Each installment features memorable film clips and intimate interviews with friends and relatives, providing both professional and personal perspectives on the sometimes controversial lives and careers of Hollywood legends.

These riveting portraits of classic movie stars of the golden age of Hollywood premieres on KUED Monday, November 9th at 9:00 p.m. with a look at Grace Kellly, the acclaimed beauty, actress, and princess.

Wednesday, November 4, 2015 - 8:00pm

Mighty, elemental forces molded North America — fiery eruptions, titanic floods, the grinding of great ice sheets, and massive impacts from space, all shaped our homeland.

Making North America, an epic three-part series from NOVA that reveals the incredible story of a majestic continent, airs over three Wednesdays beginning November 4 at 8:00 p.m.

Wednesday, November 4, 2015 - 7:00pm

Across the planet are places that take your breath away: Everest, the Grand Canyon, Victoria Falls, the Amazon. We call them natural wonders. 

A co-production of PBS and the BBC, Earth’s Natural Wonders  reveals a handful of places that can lay claim to being the greatest landscapes on our planet. See our world as you’ve never seen it before when the two-part special airs on KUED over three Wednesdays, November 4 to 18 at 7:00 p.m.

Friday, October 30, 2015 - 8:00pm


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