- Tavis Smiley
- #2975 [TV-RE]
- Reel Visions: Spotlight on Kentucky Filmmakers
- #109 "Coming Down the Mountain by Colin Spoelman"
- Colin Spoelman is a filmmaker who lives in Brooklyn, NY but was born and raised in Harlan, Ky. His film Coming Down the Mountain explores the prescription drug abuse epidemic in the mountains and follows a father and son as they cope with abuse and the isolation in rural Appalachia. A 2010 KET production. [High-Definition] Watch Online
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- BBC World News
- #23235 [TV-RE]
- Tavis Smiley
- #2974 [TV-RE]
- How Hollywood Does It
- #109 "Cinematography"
- This program examines what a camera operator is responsible for in creating the look the director desires. [High-Definition]
- Charlie Rose
- #19175 [TV-RE]
- Washington Week with Gwen Ifill
- #5308 [TV-RE]
- The Haunting Tradition
- Retells tales of the supernatural—hauntings, strange noises, and apparitions—passed on through generations of Western Kentucky storytellers. A 1993 KET production. Watch Online
- Charlie Rose - The Week
- #106 [TV-RE]
- Live from the Artists Den
- #405 "Amos Lee with Special Guests Calexico" [TV-PG]
- Amos Lee made a triumphant return to Tucson on a sweltering night in the desert with an epic performance at the historic Fox Theatre. The acclaimed singer-songwriter came back to the city where he recorded his Mission Bell album, and invited a number of his friends to join the show, including local heroes Calexico. [High-Definition]
- American Masters
- #309 "James Baldwin: The Price of the Ticket" [TV-PG]
- An in-depth portrait of James Baldwin, one of the great American authors of the 20th century. The program features interviews with family members, friends, and notable colleagues such as Maya Angelou, Toni Morrison, William Styron, Amiri Baraka, Richard Avedon, and Bobby Short. [High-Definition]
- Appalshop @ 40: Classics from the Collection
- #105 "Buffalo Creek: An Act of God/Buffalo Creek Revisited" [TV-G]
- On February 26, 1972, a coal-waste dam owned by the Pittston Company collapsed at the head of a crowded hollow in southern West Virginia. The disaster left 125 dead and 4,000 homeless. Interviews with survivors, representatives of union and citizen's groups, and officials of the Pittston Company are juxtaposed with actual footage of the flood. Filmed ten years after the Flood, Buffalo Creek Revisited looks at the second disaster, in which the survivors' efforts to rebuild the communities are thwarted by government insensitivity and a century-old pattern of corporate control of the region's land and resources.
- American Masters
- #2206 "Joan Baez: How Sweet the Sound" [TV-PG]
- Chronicles the private life and public career of recording artist Joan Baez. [High-Definition]
- Tobacco Blues
- Can a good person grow tobacco? As the cigarette war rages, small-scale American tobacco farmers have been the overlooked casualties. Dynamic filmmaking duo Eren McGinnis and Christine Fugate travel across Kentucky to meet families who have been growing this crop for generations and examine how they are facing the consequences of this fuming controversy. Produced with support from the KET Fund for Independent Production.
- The Mysterious Lost State of Franklin
- In 1784 frontier settlers formed the State of Franklin out of the western portion of North Carolina, a pivotal yet oft-forgotten post-Revolutionary War rebellion and attempted secession. [High-Definition]
- A Hot Dog Program
- Visit some of the nation's coolest hot dog places and learn how and when this food became popular. [High-Definition]
- Kentucky - An American Story
- #101 "The Land"
- A look at the migration of Daniel Boone and thousands of settlers through the Cumberland Gap, coal mining, tobacco farming, the TVA, and the horse farms of the Bluegrass. The film reminds viewers that Kentucky has a proud and valuable history that is deeply intertwined with the American experience. [High-Definition] Watch Online
- Meal of a Lifetime: A Son's Tribute to His Father
- Restaurateur and chef Graham Waller, co-owner of Winchell's Restaurant & Bar in Lexington, Ky., creates an incredible 60 course dinner for his father's 60th birthday. [High-Definition]
- Math Basics
- #109 "Dimensions"
- Basic concepts in geometry, including length, width, and area; using maps and grids; expressing locations in three dimensions.
- The This Old House Hour
- #1121 [TV-G]
- Finishing up the barrier-free walk, the standing-seam metal roof goes on, and installing a non-reactive lightning protection system. Plus, installing a ductless heat pump to heat and cool a bonus room, new technologies and applications for LED lighting, and selecting houseplants. [High-Definition]
- Southern Fried Fitness
- #305 "A 20% Celebration!" [TV-G]
- Recipes include Mom's best fried chicken, homemade macaroni and cheese, and strawberry ice cream.
- Math Basics
- #110 "Patterns and Statistics"
- Pattern recognition; tessellations; number patterns; displaying numeric data with graphs; introduction to statistics; sampling and probability.
- Kentucky Afield
- #2946 "Non-Game Call-In" [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
- #1475 "Opera: Bubbleland" [TV-Y]
- The opera Windstorm in Bubbleland has its premiere performance, featuring Hildegarde Hummingbird saving her friends in the Neighborhood of Make-Believe from the wind. [High-Definition]