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Saturday 12/29/2012

8:00 pm EST

KET
Kentucky LifeKYWatch Online!
#614 "Crazy Quilts/Tattoo Museum/Cave Painter/Dawson Springs" [TV-G]
Daviess County's Kay Wimsatt and her passion for crazy quilts; a Louisville tattoo parlor that also houses a museum of body art; abstract artist David Gulotta, who finds inspiration in the depths of Mammoth Cave; and Dawson Springs' past as a resort town and spring-training home of the Pittsburgh Pirates from 1914 to 1917. A 2000 KET production hosted by Dave Shuffett. Watch Online
KET2
History DetectivesHigh Definition
#1006 [TV-PG]
Can the history detectives return the diary of a fallen North Vietnamese soldier to his family? U.S. Defense Secretary Leon Panetta takes part in the exchange. A notebook with recipes for large volumes of liquor makes an Indiana man wonder if his rich uncle earned money bootlegging during Prohibition. What can a ledger tell us about Hollywood's treatment of Native-American actors? [High-Definition]
KETKY
Bourbon and Kentucky: A History DistilledClosed CaptionedKY
[TV-G]
A look at the origins and growth of the bourbon business in Kentucky. Visits to several distilleries explore how and why bourbon was first distilled, how it is manufactured, and why it became so identified with Kentucky. Produced by historian Kent Masterson Brown with support from the KET Fund for Independent Production.
 

8:30

KET
Kentucky AfieldKYHigh Definition
#2913 [TV-G]
A KET/Kentucky Department of Fish and Wildlife Resources co-presentation hosted by Tim Farmer. [High-Definition]
 

8:58

KET2
Last of the Summer WineClosed Captioned
#1037 "Car and Garter" [TV-PG]
After meeting car enthusiast Wesley, Compo volunteers to test drive his car, in order to impress Nora Batty.
 

8:59

KET2
Last of the Summer WineClosed Captioned
#1037 "Car and Garter" [TV-PG]
After meeting car enthusiast Wesley, Compo volunteers to test drive his car, in order to impress Nora Batty.
 

9:00

KET
Movie ClassicsHigh Definition
#1053 "No Time for Sergeants" [TV-PG]
A naive and stubborn Georgia rube joins the peacetime Air Force and talks back to his sergeant. Andy Griffith, Myron McCormick, and Nick Adams star. (1958) [High-Definition]
KET2
Last of the Summer WineClosed Captioned
#1038 "The Odd Dog Men" [TV-PG]
Foggy convinces Clegg and Compo that starting a dog-walking business will be no work at all since they are already going on daily walks.
KETKY
Once Upon a VisionKYWatch Online!
Depicts the early days of Berea College. Author Alex Haley serves as host and storyteller. Watch Online
 

9:29

KET2
To The Manor Born
#307
When Richard's business crisis forces him to sell Grantleigh Estate, he is distraught. In the meantime, an unexpected legacy has left Audrey with the funds to buy back the Manor.
 

9:30

KET2
To The Manor Born
#307
When Richard's business crisis forces him to sell Grantleigh Estate, he is distraught. In the meantime, an unexpected legacy has left Audrey with the funds to buy back the Manor.
 

10:00

KETKY
Louisville: 30 Years of ChangeClosed CaptionedKY
A documentary portrait of Louisville in the 1940s through the 1960s—decades that brought change through a powerful mix of war, race, and music. Old photographs and vintage film reveal a lost world that continues to shape and inspire our time. A 2002 KET production based on newly restored documentaries shot in the 1970s by local filmmaker Al Shands.
 

10:00

KET2
Are You Being Served?Closed Captioned
#169 "Christmas 1981"
On the occasion of Old Mr. Grace's 90th birthday, his employees decide to make him a coat of arms, which necessitates tracing his family roots.
 

10:00

KET2
Are You Being Served?Closed Captioned
#169 "Christmas 1981"
On the occasion of Old Mr. Grace's 90th birthday, his employees decide to make him a coat of arms, which necessitates tracing his family roots.
 

10:31

KET2
As Time Goes ByClosed Captioned
#105
Angry at Lionel, Jean encourages the attentions of his agent, Alistair.
 

10:31

KET2
As Time Goes ByClosed Captioned
#105
Angry at Lionel, Jean encourages the attentions of his agent, Alistair.
 

10:31

KET2
As Time Goes ByClosed Captioned
#105
Angry at Lionel, Jean encourages the attentions of his agent, Alistair.
 

11:00

KET
Austin City LimitsHigh Definition
#3612 "Sonic Youth/The Black Keys" [TV-PG]
Presents the evolution of electric guitar music with Sonic Youth and the Black Keys. Sonic Youth showcases the avant-garde rock of its latest album The Eternal, while the Black Keys highlights the classic blues rock of its recent record, Brothers. [High-Definition]
KET2
JubileeKYHigh DefinitionWatch Online!
#1603 "Curtis Burch Band"
Bluegrass icon Curtis Burch, a founding member of New Grass Revival in the 1970s, performs with his band at the 3rd annual International Newgrass Festival. A 2012 KET production. [High-Definition] Watch Online
 

Midnight

KET
Bluegrass UndergroundKYHigh Definition
#203 "Sarah Jarosz" [TV-PG]
A veteran musician who'd released two CDs before turning 20, Sarah Jarosz has gone from teenage bluegrass hotshot to fully-realized innovative artist. The innovative artist weaves rock rhythms, classical textures, and Appalachian melodies. [High-Definition]
KET2
NatureHigh Definition
#2707 "Wild Balkans" [TV-PG]
An untouched landscape, the Balkans provide a habitat for wild animals that have all but vanished from the rest of Europe. [High-Definition]
KETKY
Ted Bassett: A Kentucky GentlemanKYHigh DefinitionWatch Online!
Discover the extraordinary life of the longtime Keeneland Race Course executive Ted Bassett, a native Kentuckian who was a decorated World War II marine and former head of the state police. Through interviews with friends, colleagues, and contemporaries a picture emerges of a humble, self-effacing man who, believing in service to others, achieved great things. [High-Definition] Watch Online
 

12:30 am Sunday, December 30

KET
Reel Visions: Spotlight on Kentucky FilmmakersKYWatch Online!
#102 "Films by Josh Flowers, Bruce Parsons, Clint Davis, and Sarah Wylie Ammerman"
In Fast Love award-winning Kentucky filmmaker Josh Flowers visits various fast food drive-thrus with a video camera to pose a very important question to total strangers. Other shorts include: Drawing Between the Lines by Bruce Parsons, Unquiet by Clint Davis, and Spread by Sarah Wylie Ammerman. A 2009 KET production. Watch Online
 

1:00

KET
Independent LensHigh Definition
#1307 "These Amazing Shadows" [TV-PG]
This program looks at the work of the National Film Preservation Board and the cinematic treasures it strives to save, from Hollywood blockbusters to avant-garde gems, and from the earliest days of film to today. Hear from scholars and artists from across the field, and witness some of the greatest masterpieces of American film. [High-Definition]
KET2
NovaHigh Definition
#3711 "Building the Great Cathedrals" [TV-G]
Gothic cathedrals are marvels of human achievement and artistry. But how did medieval builders reach such spectacular heights? Teams perform hands-on experiments to investigate and reveal the architectural secrets that the cathedral builders used to erect their soaring, glass-filled walls. This program reveals the hidden formulas, drawn from the pages of the Bible itself, that drove medieval builders ever upward. [High-Definition]
KETKY
JubileeKYHigh DefinitionWatch Online!
#1603 "Curtis Burch Band"
Bluegrass icon Curtis Burch, a founding member of New Grass Revival in the 1970s, performs with his band at the 3rd annual International Newgrass Festival. A 2012 KET production. [High-Definition] Watch Online
 

2:00

KET
American MastersHigh Definition
#2601 "Joffrey: Mavericks of American Dance" [TV-PG]
Tracing the struggles and triumphs of the Joffrey Ballet from 1956 to the present, the film features interviews with former and current Joffrey dancers; the breakthroughs of choreographers Twyla Tharp, Laura Dean, and Margo Sappington; and excerpts from signature works "Astarte," "Trinity," and "Billboards." [High-Definition]
KET2
FrontlineHigh Definition
#1612 "From Jesus to Christ: The First Christians - (Pt.2)"
Examines the period after the First Revolt, tracing the development of the Gospels; the increasingly hostile relationship between Christians and Jews; and the Second Revolt, another bloody Jewish war against Rome. During the second and third centuries A.D., Christianity grows from a small Jewish sect to an official religion of the Roman Empire. [High-Definition]
KETKY
WoodSongsClosed CaptionedKY
#1109 "McLain Family Band Reunion - Bluegrass Special" [TV-G]
Kentucky's legendary McLain Family Band reunites to perform some of their classic bluegrass songs.