With KQED (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)
2. Cats (1998)
Not Rated | 120 min | Musical
"Jellicle" cats join for a Jellicle ball where they rejoice with their leader, Old Deuteronomy. One cat will be chosen to go to the "Heavyside Layer" and be reborn. The cats introduce themselves.
3. The Cat in the Hat Knows a Lot About That! (2010– )
TV-Y | 26 min | Animation, Family
The Cat in The Hat knows a lot about virtually every thing. With the help of fish, thing 1, and thing 2; the Cat in the Hat teaches kids about many things through song and games.
4. Bee Season (2005)
PG-13 | 104 min | Drama, Family
A wife and mother begins a downward emotional spiral, as her husband avoids their collapsing marriage by immersing himself in his 11 year-old daughter's quest to become a spelling bee champion.
Votes: 6,460 | Gross: $1.18M
5. We Were Here (I) (2011)
Not Rated | 90 min | Documentary, Biography, History
A deep and reflective look at the arrival and impact of AIDS in San Francisco and how individuals rose to the occasion during the first years of this unimaginable crisis.
6. A Dangerous Man: Lawrence After Arabia (1992 TV Movie)
Not Rated | 107 min | Adventure, Biography, Drama
Lawrence and Feisal go to argue for Arab independence at the 1919 Paris Peace Conference.
7. Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street in Concert (2001 TV Movie)
150 min | Crime, Drama, Horror
This movie is a recorded performance in concert. It all begins when Benjamin Barker( George Hearn), a mysterious,quiet,and subtle barber, returns to his hometown in London after escaping ... See full summary »
8. The Cat in the Hat Knows a Lot About Christmas! (2012 TV Movie)
G | 60 min | Animation, Family
Twas the day before Christmas and all through the yard, the Cat in the Hat and his guests partied hard. When the party was over and the guests all departed, one poor baby reindeer was left broken-hearted. Can the Cat.
57 min | Documentary
Documentary about transgender women and drag queens who fought police harassment at Compton's Cafeteria in San Francisco's Tenderloin in 1966, three years before the famous riot at Stonewall Inn bar in NYC.
10. Journey of the Universe (2011)
TV-G | 56 min | Documentary
The Emmy Award winning JOURNEY OF THE UNIVERSE tells an epic story of cosmic, Earth and human transformation from The Big Bang to today. Evolutionary philosopher Brian Thomas Swimme and ... See full summary »
13. World Without Walls (1986 TV Movie)
"World Without Walls" is the story of Beryl Markham, an English woman who grew up in Kenya, becoming a race horse trainer and a bush pilot. In 1936, she flew solo across the Atlantic and wrote a celebrated memoir, "West With the Night."
15. Between Worlds (2017)
65 min | Documentary
'Between Worlds' is a documentary that follows the first-of-its-kind collaboration of two award-winning artists using two different mediums and two vastly different relationships with time,... See full summary »
16. The Case of Dashiell Hammett (1982 TV Movie)
60 min | Documentary
A one-hour public television (PBS) biography of Dashiell Hammett, creator of the "hardboiled" modern detective novel and author of "The Maltese Falcon" and "The Thin Man." It follows ... See full summary »
19. San Francisco Rock: A Night at the Family Dog (1970 TV Movie)
Not Rated | 58 min | Documentary, Music
This film is straight-ahead footage of Santana, the Grateful Dead, and the Jefferson Airplane playing at The Family Dog in 1970. Each band does two songs, followed by a jam at the end ... See full synopsis »
22. Capturing Grace (2014)
Not Rated | 64 min | Documentary, Biography, Drama
It seems like two disparate realms. One occupied by some of the most acclaimed dancers in the world, people who move for a living. The other occupied by people who often struggle to move, ... See full summary »
23. Neighborhoods: The Hidden Cities of San Francisco - The Castro (1997 TV Movie)
86 min | Documentary, History
Now known internationally as the world's first "gay hometown," San Francisco's Castro District was a quiet, working-class neighborhood of European immigrants only a few decades ago. In this... See full summary »
116 min | Documentary
Three Years of Trench Warfare in the Jails, Holding Cells and Courts of San Francisco As Public Defenders Seek Justice for Their Clients Go behind the scenes and enter the inner sanctum of ... See full summary »
29. Neighborhoods: The Hidden Cities of San Francisco - The Fillmore (1999 TV Movie)
84 min | Documentary, History, Music
A documentary chronicling the remarkable story of San Francisco's Fillmore District. Remembered today mainly for its rock-and-roll auditorium, the Fillmore District is one of the great ... See full summary »
Since Korean-born performance artist Dohee Lee's arrival to the Bay Area in 2002, she's been a force on the traditional and contemporary performing arts scenes - from her work with the ... See full summary »
31. Neighborhoods: The Hidden Cities of San Francisco - Chinatown (1996 TV Movie)
56 min | Documentary, History
Thousands of tourists flock through its streets every day; its curio shops, all-night restaurants and crowded alleys have been celebrated from Broadway to Hollywood. But few people know the... See full summary »
32. Maxine Hong Kingston: Talking Story (1990 TV Movie)
60 min | Biography
"Maxine Hong Kingston: Talking Story" is a one-hour public television biography of the Chinese-American author of "The Woman Warrior," "China Men," and "Tripmaster Monkey."
36. Big Brother and the Holding Company: Come Up the Years (1967 TV Short)
36 min | Documentary, Short, Biography
An interview with the San Francisco rock band Big Brother and the Holding Co., filmed at KQED-TV, the PBS station in San Francisco.
37. And Then One Night: The Making of 'Dead Man Walking' (2001 TV Movie)
60 min | Documentary, Music
A behind-the-scenes look at the San Francisco Opera's 2001 world premiere production of "Dead Man Walking", based on Sister Helen Prejean's book.
17 min | Animation, Short, Drama
'Searchlight Serenade' (the animation) is a tale told in song, based on original woodcuts and drawings by Amy Uyeki. The animation follows young detainees in the Japanese American ... See full summary »
Director: Amy Uyeki
41. Emile Norman: By His Own Design (2007 TV Movie)
57 min | Documentary, Biography, History
Avant garde artist and bohemian Emile Norman is profiled and his life as an out and proud gay man in Big Sur, California is examined.
42. Becoming California (2014 TV Movie)
116 min | Documentary
The story of environmental change in California. From geologic origins to present day and beyond, it provides a synopsis of change across deep time and reveals how human attitudes toward the environment dictate the nature of change.
47. Who Bombed Judi Bari? (1991 TV Movie)
60 min | Documentary
"Who Bombed Judi Bari?" (1991) is a one-hour investigation of the unsolved car bombing in Oakland, California, in May 1990, that severely injured Earth First activist Judi Bari.
48. Revolutionaries (2012– )
54 min | Talk-Show
"Revolutionaries" is a presentation of the Computer History Museum's lecture series from 2012-2016. The lectures feature luminaries of the tech world in engaging conversation with a wide ... See full summary »
49. Our Holocaust Vacation (2009 TV Movie)
An American family returns to Poland to look for relatives who were murdered during the Holocaust. It also visits places important to its matriarch's survival through acts of kindness and love.
50. River Run (1984 TV Movie)
30 min | Documentary
The story of how environmentalists, river rafters and trout fishers fought to save the Tuolumne River, near Yosemite, from additional dam projects. The white-water river was finally ... See full summary »