- Legislative Update
- #2505 "Feb. 9, 2013"
- Highlights from legislative proceedings of February 9, 2013. Watch Online
- Tavis Smiley
- #2835 [TV-RE]
- Reel Visions: Spotlight on Kentucky Filmmakers
- #106 "Films by Josh Flowers, Kathryn Spivey, William Talbert, and John Fitch"
- Short films include: Questionable Taste by Josh Flowers, Backwards Compatible by Kathryn Spivey, Metastasis by William Talbert, and The Library by John Fitch. A 2010 KET production. [High-Definition] Watch Online
12:30 am Saturday, February 9
- WoodSongs: Behind the Music
- The story of how Michael Johnathon created WoodSongs Old Time Radio Hour, with Darth Fader's help in his old recording studio where it started, and now playing in it's current home, The Kentucky Theater in downtown Lexington, Ky. See the volunteer crew in action, the music, and all the behind-the-scenes stories of creating the world's only multi-media syndicated radio show.
- Tavis Smiley
- #2834 [TV-RE]
- How Hollywood Does It
- #105 "Mise-en-scene"
- Mise-en-scene, looks at how filmmakers make decisions about what is put before the camera. Mise-en-scene includes costumes, props, set design, positioning of actors, and other elements. [High-Definition]
- Charlie Rose
- #19035 [TV-RE]
- Washington Week
- #5232 [TV-RE]
- Studio 89
- #604 "Robin Lacy and DeZydeco"
- This six-piece group has been set apart from the mainstream with their unique instrumentation. Taking the lessons learned from the roots of New Orleans and Louisiana music and culture, Robin Lacy and DeZydeco has added its own original songwriting and classic crowd pleasers. [High-Definition]
- Need To Know
- #306 [TV-RE]
- Scott & Bailey
- #101 [TV-PG]
- Janet and Rachel investigate the case of a pregnant girl who was killed in her bedroom. Rachel's love life ends up taking a turn for the worse and Janet receives a telephone call that reawakens a past tragedy. [High-Definition]
- Shakespeare Uncovered
- #105 "Hamlet with David Tennant" [TV-PG]
- David Tennant meets with fellow Hamlets, including superstar Jude Law, comparing notes on the titanic challenge of playing the most iconic of all roles. [High-Definition]
- Appalshop @ 40: Classics from the Collection
- #110 "Sourwood Mountain Dulcimers/John Jacob Niles" [TV-G]
- I.D. Stamper, a master dulcimer builder and player from Letcher County, Ky., and John McCutcheon, a young musician, play together, swap tunes, discuss musical traditions, and demonstrate the difference between hammered and mountain-style dulcimer. And, a portrait of John Jacob Nile, the adding machine repairman who came to eastern Kentucky in 1909 and became a much-noted "arranger, expander, collector, recorder, and performer" of traditional Appalachian ballads. The film shows Niles in concert, at home, at work arranging his music, and explaining the historical place of balladry in American music.
- Pioneers of Television
- #304 "Miniseries" [TV-PG]
- LeVar Burton, Ed Asner, Louis Gossett Jr., and other discuss Roots. Peter Strauss and Susan Blakely offer fresh insights into Rich Man, Poor Man and all of the key players from the landmark miniseries The Thorn Birds appear. [High-Definition]
- Shakespeare Uncovered
- #106 "The Tempest with Trevor Nunn" [TV-PG]
- Director Trevor Nunn takes viewers through the magical and mysterious world created in Shakespeare's last complete play. He considers The Tempest Shakespeare's farewell from the stage and relates the play to the playwright's family life. [High-Definition]
- A Kentucky Treasure: The J.D. Crowe Story
- Fellow musicians, including Alison Krauss, talk about the career and impact of J.D. Crowe, one of bluegrass music's most accomplished and influential performers and bandleaders. Crowe, a Kentucky native who still calls Lexington home, was instrumental in the careers of Ricky Skaggs, Tony Rice, Keith Whitley, and Jerry Douglas and was voted into the International Bluegrass Music Museum Hall of Fame in his own right in 2003. Produced and directed by H. Russell Farmer with support from the KET Fund for Independent Production.
- America's Fiscal Challenge - David Walker
- David Walker, a former United States Comptroller General and founder and CEO of the Comeback America Initiative, discusses America's "fiscal cliff" issue and the operational and political reforms needed to put government on a more sustainable and accountable fiscal path. A 2013 KET production. [High-Definition] Watch Online
- Dramatic stories of compelling people whose life experiences defy categorization are explored. [High-Definition]
- From Wood to Singing Guitar
- A film about Wayne C. Henderson, a master musician and master luthier from the small town of Rugby, Va. A skilled craftsman and respected musician by his teens, Henderson was taught and encouraged by those around him including folk hero E.C. Ball and fiddle maker Albert Hash.
- Math Basics
- #108 "How Much?"
- The base-10 system; working with decimal fractions less than 1; computing sales tax; weight, capacity, and volume; different ways of expressing the same amount or quantity.
- The This Old House Hour
- #1119 [TV-G]
- Reviving a neglected water feature, drilling for both a new water well and for geothermal wells, caring for orchids as houseplants, and installing a kitchen wall cabinet. [High-Definition]
- Southern Fried Fitness
- #103 "Keeping It 'Clean' in a Dirty World" [TV-G]
- Basics of clean eating and steps toward a cleaner, healthier lifestyle.
- Math Basics
- #109 "Dimensions"
- Basic concepts in geometry, including length, width, and area; using maps and grids; expressing locations in three dimensions.
- Kentucky Afield
- #2918 [TV-G]
- A KET/Kentucky Department of Fish and Wildlife Resources co-presentation hosted by Tim Farmer. [High-Definition] Watch Online
- Bob the Builder
- #704 "Scrambler's Best Idea/Start from Scratch" [TV-Y]
- When Roley wins the Playtime Build Competition, Scrambler is disappointed and decides to go ahead and build his own treehouse anyway! Scoop shows Scratch how to juggle and kick a football. Bob is impressed. [High-Definition]
- Mister Rogers' Neighborhood
- #1507 "Friends" [TV-Y]
- Mr. McFeely accompanies Mister Rogers to Betty Aberlin's house, where they watch Betty's friend Mary Jo Barron teach a group of children some games and songs. [High-Definition]
- Kentucky Life
- #1809 "The 1811-1812 New Madrid Earthquakes"
- Dave, with Toby by his side, remembers the 1811-1812 New Madrid earthquakes by visiting Reelfoot Lake, Kentucky Bend, and other landforms shaped by the quakes 200 years ago. In Memphis, Dave meets with specialists to find out about earthquake preparedness and the odds of another quake occurring along the New Madrid fault. A 2013 KET production hosted by Dave Shuffett. [High-Definition] Watch Online