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KQED-TV (Television station : San Francisco, Calif.)

Works: 1,016 works in 1,566 publications in 1 language and 34,605 library holdings
Genres: History  Drama  Film adaptations  Biography  Interviews  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Art  Sources  Television adaptations  Documentary films 
Roles: Producer
Classifications: BP75, 297.63
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Muhammad legacy of a prophet ( visu )
6 editions published between 2002 and 2011 in English and held by 1,596 libraries worldwide
Tells the story of the seventh century prophet who changed world history in 23 years, and continues to shape the lives of more than 1.2 billion people. Three years in the making, the film takes viewers not only to ancient Middle Eastern sites where Muhammed's story unfolds, but into the homes, mosques and workplaces of some of America's estimated seven million Muslims to discover the many ways in which they follow Muhammad's example
Walking the Bible with Bruce Feiler ( visu )
3 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 1,294 libraries worldwide
Follows author Bruce Feiler as he journeys by foot, jeep, rowboat, and camel through some of the greatest stories ever told, the five books of Moses. Begins in the holy city of Jerusalem and travels to a possible site of the garden of Eden on the banks of the Tigris and Euphrates in Turkey. Climbs Mt. Ararat in search of Noah's ark and explores the sulfurous land by the Dead Sea, with its salt pillars called "Lot's wife." Visits the ancient ruins of Egyptian cities where the Israelites were said to toil under an oppressive pharaoh and examines the harsh environment of the Sinai, where the Israelites wandered for forty years. Intersperses dramatic scripture readings to bring viewers closer to the biblical settings
Ethnic notions by Marlon T Riggs( visu )
17 editions published between 1986 and 2014 in English and held by 1,259 libraries worldwide
"Takes viewers on a disturbing voyage through American history, tracing the evolution of the deeply rooted stereotypes that have fueled anti-Black prejudice"--Container
The Weather Underground by Sam Green( visu )
7 editions published between 2003 and 2008 in English and held by 1,174 libraries worldwide
In the early '70s, the radically enraged, bomb-planting fringe group called the Weathermen had the distinction of being as alienated from the anti-war counterculture as the counterculture movement was from the rest of America. The group planned to blow up an empty building, but on March 6, 1970, an explosive accidentally went off in the New York Greenwich Village area, killing three of its own members and turning the rest of its members into outlaws on the run
China from the inside ( visu )
4 editions published between 2006 and 2010 in English and held by 812 libraries worldwide
Four short documentaries about contemporary China, focusing on political life, women, environmental degradation, and intellectual freedom therein
Nat Turner a troublesome property ( visu )
5 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 652 libraries worldwide
Evaluates the authenticity of the earliest source, "The Confessions of Nat Turner", assembled by a white Virginia lawyer from jailhouse interviews. It then follows the controvery over the Nat Turner story played out through history. Alvin Poussaint and Ossie Davis recall how Nat Turner became a hero in the Black community. Religious scholar Vincent Harding and legal scholar Martha Minow reflect on America's attitudes toward terrorism. One of the most bitter race battles of the 1960s is reexamined, when William Styron published his novel, The Confessions of Nat Turner
The gold rush ( visu )
3 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 551 libraries worldwide
At the end of 1853, San Francisco was a city on the move. It had twelve daily newspapers, nine insurance companies, consulates of twenty-seven foreign governments, and six-story buildings where sand dunes once stood. A few years earlier, San Francisco was just a sleepy little town. But the sight of gold in the rushing waters of the American River sent a ripple around the world and set the stage for an event that would forever change a city, a fledgling state, and the nation. Incorporating rare and exquisite daguerreotypes and original recreations, this film offers a vivid portrait of a seminal event in American's history
Summer of love ( visu )
3 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 547 libraries worldwide
A look into the hippie revolution of San Francisco during the '60s, and how the free love and music turned into a life of drug use, violence, and broken dreams
Remaking American medicine health care for the 21st century ( visu )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 545 libraries worldwide
This four-part television series examines our broken health care system. The films address critical health care issues facing America including patient safety, medical and medication errors, hospital-acquired infections, family-centered care, and the effective management of chronic disease. The program focuses on the advances in improving the quality of patient care and profiles of individuals who are committed to fixing a health care system that is estimated to kill up to 98,000 people a year. Changing the way health care is provided in the United States is a difficult but vital task, necessitating a working partnership between patients, families, and providers
Irena Sendler : in the name of their mothers ( visu )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 516 libraries worldwide
This is the story of 29-year-old Irena Sendler, who saw the suffering of Warsaw's Jews, reached out to her most trusted colleagues for help, and outwitted the Nazis during World War II. Together, they rescued over 2,500 Jewish children. Expertly captured is the will and character of the women of the resistance against the backdrop of occupied Poland
We the people : the Constitution in American life by Robert S Peck( Book )
2 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 509 libraries worldwide
The constitution in American life
Sweeney Todd the demon barber of Fleet Street : in concert ( visu )
3 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and held by 509 libraries worldwide
Sweeney Todd seeks revenge against the judge who once deported him to Australia, an act that led to the death of Todd's beloved wife
Slaying the dragon ( visu )
19 editions published between 1987 and 2014 in English and held by 476 libraries worldwide
Describes racial and gender stereotyping of Asian women in U.S. motion pictures as well as other filmic media. Includes interviews with actresses and other Asian American women who describe their experiences of such stereotyping
Isabel Allende the woman's voice in Latin-American literature ( visu )
6 editions published between 1991 and 2005 in English and held by 444 libraries worldwide
Interview with writer Isabel Allende, niece of Salvador Allende
Armistead Maupin's Tales of the city ( visu )
6 editions published between 1993 and 2003 in English and held by 432 libraries worldwide
Armistead Maupin's beloved bestseller comes to life in this hilarious and poignant chronicle of San Francisco in the 1970s. The carefree chaos revolves around the funky old apartment house at 28 Barbary Lane where landlady Anna Madrigal welcomes tenants by taping homegrown joints to their doors and presides over their lives with an almost maternal affection
Girl trouble ( visu )
4 editions published between 2004 and 2010 in English and held by 397 libraries worldwide
"In the past decade, the San Francisco youth crime rate declined, the number of GIRLS in the Juvenile Justice System more than doubled. This film follows four years in the lives of three teenage girls caught up in San Francisco's Juvenile Justice System."--Title screens. This documentary tells the compelling stories of Stephanie, Shangra, and Sheila, opening a window onto the juvenile justice system, exposing its failure to break the cycle of poverty, crime, and incarceration that consumes vulnerable young women. Two programs are hightlighted: The Walden House SisterKin Project and The Center for Young Women's Development's Sisters Rising internship program, for pushing the boundaries when it comes to helping girls in the system, addressing issues like sexual abuse, self-esteem, and community as part of the healing process for young women
Jean-Michel Cousteau Ocean adventures voyage to Kure parts 1 & 2 ( visu )
2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 365 libraries worldwide
This 6-part series will be shown on PBS in the Spring of 2006. Includes: Voyage To Kure (Parts I & II), The Gray Whale Obstacle Course, Sharks: At Risk, and America's Underwater Treasures (Parts I & II)
Bettina Gray speaks with Luis Valdez ( visu )
14 editions published between 1991 and 2008 in English and held by 355 libraries worldwide
Bettina Gray interviews Luis Valdez, the celebrated founder of the Teatro Campesino, the West Coast theatrical group that has given voice to the struggles of Chicano farm workers. As a child, Valdez picked fruit alongside his father in California's fertile valleys. In this program, he describes how he became a playwright and director and explains how his plays retrace the experience of Chicano families
Fast food my way ( visu )
2 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in English and held by 340 libraries worldwide
Jacques Pépin shares the techniques he honed in the most famous kitchens of the world to show you how to create simple, special meals in minutes. These recipes require little work and fit nicely into the fast-paced lifestyles of today. Adapted from the PBS television series
Brother outsider the life of Bayard Rustin ( visu )
2 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 322 libraries worldwide
"[Bayard Rustin] was one of the first 'freedom riders, ' an advisor to Dr. Martin Luther King and A. Philip Randolph, organizer of the 1963 March on Washington. Intelligent, gregarious and charismatic, Rustin was denied his place in the limelight for one reason-- he was gay. His homosexuality forced him to play a background role in landmark events in the Black struggle ... [deals] with the interplay of personal and political in the life of a complex, multi-talented essential figure in the history of American radicalism"--Container
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Alternative Names
KQED Public Television (San Francisco, Calif.)
KQED San Francisco
San Francisco (Calif.). KQED-TV (Television station)
San Francisco. Television station KQED
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