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Saturday 3/23/2013

8:00 pm EST

Movie ClassicsClosed Captioned
#1060 "Top Hat" [TV-PG]
Dale Tremont is attracted to a dancer but in a case of mistaken identity believes he is her best friend's husband. Fred Astaire and Ginger Rogers star. (1935)
Henry Clay and the Struggle for the UnionKYHigh Definition
The documentary looks at the role of Henry Clay in holding off the War between the States. It explores the impact of slavery on the expansion of the Nation westward and how conflict between the North and South was irrepressible. The film is lavishly illustrated with stunning period photographs and art, footage of the old senate chamber, and dramatic interpretations performed by actors of Clay and his senate colleagues. [High-Definition]


Keeping Up AppearancesClosed Captioned
Hyacinth plans to impress the head of the local operatic society with her vocal talents.


Are You Being Served?Closed Captioned
#103 "Our Figures Are Slipping"
With sales decreasing, Mr. Rumbold decides to hold staff training sessions, but his timing is unfortunate.


The Civil War in KentuckyKYWatch Online!
Chronicles Kentucky's role in the Civil War from 1861 until the Confederate retreat from the state in October 1862. Watch Online


As Time Goes By
Lionel and Jean set off for a dream holiday in Paris.


Liberty Hall of KentuckyKY
Traces the history of Frankfort's Liberty Hall, the Georgian home of Kentucky founding father Senator John Brown. The program examines the role of women on Kentucky's frontier as seen through the life of Brown's young wife, Margaretta.


Austin City LimitsHigh Definition
#3805 "The Civil Wars/Punch Brothers" [TV-PG]
The Civil Wars play tunes from their Grammy-winning album Barton Hollow. Punch Brothers showcase their latest, Who's Feeling Young Now? [High-Definition]
JubileeKYHigh DefinitionWatch Online!
#1611 "Rockin' Acoustic Circus"
Rockin' Acoustic Circus, four young performers with a unique acoustic fusion sound, perform at the 3rd annual International Newgrass Festival. A 2012 KET production. [High-Definition] Watch Online


Call to WarKY
Kentucky actor Matt Long introduces the contrasting true stories of two young Kentuckians in the Civil War. William Horsfall left his Newport home and went on to become the youngest Congressional Medal of Honor winner in history at the age of 14. But 15-year-old Asa Lewis from Barren County left the army to go home and harvest crops to feed his starving family, only to be court-martialed upon his return and then executed. Produced by Dorian Walker of Bowling Green with support from the KET Fund for Independent Production.


DCI BanksHigh Definition
#107 "Innocent Graves" [TV-PG]
When a teenage schoolgirl is found strangled, Banks and his team quickly identify their prime suspect. But the closer Banks moves toward a conviction, the more the investigation distances him from Helen. [High-Definition]
NatureHigh Definition
#2611 "The Loneliest Animals" [TV-PG]
Scientists attempt to breed new generations of nearly extinct species. [High-Definition]
Settlement Schools of AppalachiaKY
In the late 19th century, college-educated young women of the Bluegrass, influenced by the progressive movement, established several community schools in isolated areas of Eastern Kentucky. This 1995 KET production looks at the early history, growth, and contemporary roles of these Appalachian community institutions.


NovaHigh Definition
#3806 "Smartest Machine on Earth" [TV-G]
Investigates the world of artificial intelligence and profiles the computer that could be the "Smartest Machine on Earth." [High-Definition]
JubileeClosed CaptionedKY
#1401 "Rhonda Vincent & The Rage" [TV-G]
Award-winning Bluegrass artists Rhonda Vincent & The Rage perform a collection of bluegrass standards and original songs that is sure to please bluegrass fans old and new. A KET production filmed at the 2008 Renfro Valley Bluegrass Music Festival.

12:30 am Sunday, March 24

Native Waters: A Chitimacha RecollectionHigh Definition
Journey into sacred places of the Atchafalaya Basin with author Roger Stouff, the son of the last chief of the Chitimacha Indians and a keeper of his family's oral tradition. Stouff shares native stories, beliefs, and perspectives about this often overlooked people. [High-Definition]


Call The MidwifeHigh Definition
#101 [TV-14]
In the spring of 1957, newly qualified midwife Jenny Lee arrives in the East End of London to begin her career. After overcoming the initial shock that her new home, Nonnatus House, is a convent and not a private hospital, she quickly becomes immersed in her new life. [High-Definition]
FrontlineHigh Definition
#3008 "Inside Japan's Nuclear Meltdown" [TV-RE]
A continuing investigation of the crisis inside the Fukushima Dai-ichi nuclear complex after a devastating earthquake and tsunami struck Japan on March 11, 2011. With exclusive eyewitness testimony from key figures in the drama - including the Japanese Prime Minister and senior executives at the power company Tepco. [High-Definition]
WoodSongsClosed CaptionedKY
#808 "Raul Malo & Brigid Kaelin" [TV-G]
Raul Malo, founder and frontman of the Grammy-winning, multi-platinum band the Mavericks, performs material from his album, Lucky One. Brigid Kaelin's latest album, West 28th Street, is part country, part vaudeville, and all-Americana.


Call The MidwifeHigh Definition
#102 [TV-14]
As Jenny Lee settles into her role, there is a new arrival at Nonnatus House - Chummy. A welcome pair of extra hands, Chummy sets about showing her worth, but her overwhelming desire to please and her inability to ride a bike prove obstacles in gaining the respect of Sister Evangelina. Meanwhile, a chance encounter with Mary, a pregnant young runaway, forces Jenny to see an unfamiliar, darker side of life. [High-Definition]
Independent LensHigh Definition
#1312 "Have You Heard from Johannesburg? - Free at Last" [TV-PG]
The apartheid regime in Pretoria crumbles under pressure from a united popular uprising inside its borders, and crushing international pressure to reform. Nelson Mandela is freed from prison and in 1990 is elected president of a democratic South Africa. [High-Definition]
Kentucky Life on the RoadClosed CaptionedKYWatch Online!
#909 "Along Highway 62" [TV-G]
In a special expanded edition, host Dave Shuffett tours Kentucky by driving from Maysville to Wickliffe on U.S. 62. Stops along the way include visits to Georgetown, Versailles, Bardstown, Elizabethtown, Central City, Princeton, and Paducah. A 2003 KET production. Watch Online