Channel Videos from KQED

Feast of Flavors | 100 Days, Drinks, Dishes, & Destinations | KQED
531 views - 06/30/20
Host Leslie Sbrocco (Check, Please! Bay Area) invites us to feast on flavors from savory to spicy to sweet in an episode that takes us...
How to Make Beijing Pizza | Yan Can Cook | KQED
1,418 views - 06/29/20
Martin Yan experiments with fusion cuisine, cross-pollinating dishes from different cultures to create a wonderful medley of flavors. He...
Wine and Spirits Around The Globe | 100 Days, Drinks, Dishes & Destinations | KQED
657 views - 06/23/20
Host Leslie Sbrocco (Check, Please! Bay Area) takes us around the globe to sample regional libations in this highlights episode of 100...
Chinese Banquet | Yan Can Cook | KQED
1,533 views - 06/22/20
In this episode of Yan Can Cook, Martin shows us how to make several dishes, perfect for a formal Chinese banquet. He starts off with...
Cheese and Cider in Normandy, France | 100 Days, Drinks, Dishes & Destinations | KQED
1,353 views - 06/16/20
Join Leslie Sbrocco (Check, Please! Bay Area) in cheese and cider heaven: Normandy, France. Artists have painted its bucolic landscapes...
Cooking with Tofu | Yan Can Cook | KQED
1,481 views - 06/15/20
Martin Yan is cooking up new tofu recipes in this classic episode of Yan Can Cook. Try a hakka tofu soup (1:33) made with stuffed tofu...
PBS American Portrait - Trailer | KQED
47,556 views - 06/10/20
Our country is home to millions of people. Each one of us is unique, and we’re all part of the American story. PBS American Portrait is...
Rice Bowls | Yan Can Cook | KQED
38,163 views - 06/08/20
Learn how to cook a perfect bowl of rice every time with Martin Yan (2:55). Then you can make rice in lotus leaf (5:11), rice congee...
Stuffed Mushrooms and Blackened Fish | Yan Can Cook | KQED
1,923 views - 06/01/20
Have fun cooking these glorious stuffed mushrooms (1:07) with Martin Yan. Then swing by the fish market (8:07) to meet some of Martin's...
Golden Gate Bridge in the 70s | KQED
4,132 views - 05/27/20
Happy birthday, Golden Gate Bridge, you turn 83 years old today. To celebrate, we unearthed this 1970s footage of the iconic landmark...
Tequila and Tamales in Guadalajara, Mexico | 100 Days, Drinks, Dishes, & Destinations | KQED
2,147 views - 05/27/20
Take a virtual vacation with Leslie Sbrocco (Check, Please! Bay Area) to Guadalajara, the bustling and beautiful capitol of Jalisco,...
Martin's Favorite Dishes | Yan Can Cook | KQED
3,001 views - 05/25/20
He can't choose only one, but Martin Yan introduces us to a few of his all-time favorite dishes including fish roulade, poached chicken...
Goulash and Wine in Budapest | 100 Days, Dishes, Drinks & Destinations | KQED
2,608 views - 05/19/20
Join Leslie Sbrocco as she explores Budapest, one of Europe's most spectacular cities. Leslie explores the two sides of this landmark...
Oodles of Noodles | Yan Can Cook | KQED
4,289 views - 05/18/20
How many different ways can Martin Yan make noodles? In this episode of Yan Can Cook, follow along as Martin makes everyday noodle soup,...
Two Ply Over the Cuckoo's Nest | KQED Homemade Film Festival
16,065 views - 05/15/20
A stop motion reflection on life during shelter-in-place created with our most precious commodity - toilet paper. A film by Kate J...
Willie In The Sky | KQED Homemade Film Festival
5,069 views - 05/14/20
Thanks shelter in place, Willie has become a recluse and is living on the roof of his apartment building, disconnected from everyone and...
Do You Have Time For Hamster? | KQED Homemade Film Festival
2,604 views - 05/13/20
Learn about hamsters with the black metal band "Bloodfïstre." This dynamic two-man team of Ülric Hjammerthrjob and Ümlaüt Ødinsblüt will...
Hot Chicken and Whiskey in Nashville | 100 Days, Drinks, Dishes & Destinations | KQED
1,824 views - 05/13/20
Join host Leslie Sbrocco as she discovers why Nashville, Tennessee is sometimes called "a drinking town with a music problem." Beyond...
Life Behind Bars | KQED Homemade Film Festival
2,126 views - 05/12/20
It should be a comfort to be around family during a crisis, but one woman discovers that's not always the case when her bartending...
You/Me | KQED Homemade Film Festival
2,204 views - 05/12/20
Life with a seven-month-old is filled with love, joy, and...monotony. The days are long but there is beauty if you know where to look....
All I Did Was Smile And Say Hello | KQED Homemade Film Festival
18,193 views - 05/11/20
A woman takes us through her emotional process after a racist encounter at the airport during Covid-19. A colorful and moving animation...
Farm to Table, Martin Yan style | Yan Can Cook | KQED
4,145 views - 05/04/20
In this episode of Yan Can Cook, Chef Martin Yan introduces us to his harvest garden full of wonderful vegetables. The first dish he...
Asian Americans: PBS documentary series | KQED
34,694 views - 05/01/20
Asian Americans is a five-part PBS documentary series that delivers a fresh perspective on a history that matters today, more than ever....
BBQ Pork and Side Dishes | Yan Can Cook | KQED
9,329 views - 04/27/20
Let's go on a picnic with Chef Martin Yan. He starts off his picnic meal with Cantonese-style Barbecue pork sandwiches("bbq duck, bbq...
Jacques Pepin Live on KQED - Trailer | KQED
2,023 views - 04/23/20
Join Bay Area culinary legend Jacques Pépin for an evening of cooking at home! Does sheltering in place have you brushing up on your...
Jacques Pepin visits Martin | Yan Can Cook | KQED
40,820 views - 04/20/20
Jacques Pépin is a special guest on this episode of Yan Can Cook. Martin Yan opens the episode by making chicken with fragrant fruit...
Cruise the Rideau Canal and Ottawa | Travelscope  | KQED
1,492 views - 04/19/20
Once the home of Hershey's Chocolate, the legalization of marijuana in 2018 has transformed the small riverside community of Smith Falls...
Homemade Film Festival Wants Your Movies | KQED
23,599 views - 04/17/20
Join KQED in celebrating the power of creativity as we launch our first-ever Homemade Film Festival. Although we all may be confined at...
100 Days, Dishes, Drinks & Destinations - Season 2 Trailer | KQED
509 views - 04/17/20
Join Leslie Sbrocco, host of 'Check, Please! Bay Area' for 100 days of cultural and culinary adventures around the globe. Season 2 of 100...
W. Kamau Bell Wants You To Stay Home | KQED
306 views - 04/15/20
Bay Area comedian W. Kamau Bell is sheltering in place alongside us all -- and he has a special message for KQED viewers about social...
Light and Healthy Chinese Recipes | Yan Can Cook | KQED
6,878 views - 04/13/20
Chef Martin Yan shows us how to keep it lean and mean with a few simple light and healthy recipes. The episode kicks off with a creamy...
How To Carve a Whole Duck | Yan Can Cook | KQED
7,118 views - 04/06/20
Martin showcases his notorious chopping skills as he demonstrates how to cut up a whole duck (10:30) on the Season 3 premiere of Yan Can...
How To Make Lemon Chicken | Yan Can Cook | KQED
15,351 views - 03/30/20
The special guest on this episode of Yan Can Cook is Jan Weimar of Bon Apetit Magazine. She and Martin have funny kitchen chemistry and...
8 Treasure Rice Pudding | Yan Can Cook | KQED
4,513 views - 03/23/20
This classic episode of the PBS Chinese cooking show Yan Can Cook features tasty dishes from Shanghai. Feel free to substitute the pork...
Aspic, Apple Birds, & More Fun Food Ideas | Yan Can Cook | KQED
3,142 views - 03/16/20
This classic episode of Yan Can Cook is all about fun with food. Whether you make the jelly spiced beef (7:30), an apple bird (24:03), or...
How To Make Smoked Tea Duck | Yan Can Cook | KQED
4,581 views - 03/09/20
In this classic episode of Yan Can Cook, Chef Martin Yan shows us that szechuan isn't always spicy with a trio of dishes including an...
Martin Yan Makes Crab Soup | Yan Can Cook | KQED
17,051 views - 03/02/20
Martin's gone fishin'! In this classic episode of the PBS Chinese cooking series Yan Can Cook, Martin makes a delicious Crab Soup with...
Martin Makes Noodles | Yan Can Cook | KQED
10,621 views - 02/24/20
In this episode of Yan Can Cook, Martin decides to host a "pasta party" and whips up three tasty noodle dishes: Jajangmyeon (noodles with...
Maya Angelou Recites 'Heritage' -1968 | KQED
1,683 views - 02/21/20
The great Maya Angelou recites the Countee Cullen poem "Heritage" in this classic clip pulled from her 1968 KQED series, "Blacks, Blues,...
How To Cook Vegetarian Chinese Food | Yan Can Cook | KQED
34,362 views - 02/17/20
In this episode of Yan Can Cook, tofu takes center stage as Martin prepares three vegetarian Chinese dishes (if you leave out the dried...
Dragon Beard Candy, Shrimp Rolls, & Cheese-Filled Golden Crab | Yan Can Cook | KQED
11,780 views - 02/10/20
In this episode of Yan Can Cook, Martin experiments with "Nouvelle Chinese". The dishes on the menu include Crispy Shrimp Rolls (1:25),...
How To Make Dim Sum | Yan Can Cook | KQED
37,472 views - 02/03/20
A feast for the eyes as well as the stomach, this episode of Yan Can Cook is all about dim sum. Learn how to make Four Color Sumi (0:49),...
Seriously Fishy Business | Yan Can Cook | KQED
7,199 views - 01/29/20
In this episode, Martin Yan introduces us to recipes from Shanghai. Do you know how to tell if a fish is fresh? Martin tells us what to...
Martin's Brother Drops By! | Yan Can Cook | KQED
18,241 views - 01/27/20
Sometimes food not only smells and tastes good, but it also *sounds* good. Case in point: the sizzling Szechuan dishes in this episode of...
Winter Melon Soup, Steamed Sea Bass, & Black Bean Chicken | Yan Can Cook | KQED
12,491 views - 01/24/20
In this classic episode of Yan Can Cook, Chef Martin Yan cooks up three tasty Cantonese dishes: eight treasure winter melon soup (1:10),...
Martin Luther King at UC Berkeley Sproul Plaza, 1967 | KQED
2,445 views - 01/17/20
In May 1967, Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. spoke at UC Berkeley to deliver his final address to the Bay Area. In his speech he denounced the...
Jane Fonda discusses Vietnam War protests - 1973 | KQED
3,126 views - 12/21/19
Actress, fitness guru, and political activist Jane Fonda discusses her involvement in the Vietnam anti-war movement in this 1973...
Vintage Christmas in San Francisco | KQED
2,708 views - 12/19/19
Holiday shoppers fill the streets around Union Square in this rare footage from 1970s San Francisco. Kids press their noses against shop...
Caprese Salad (without tomato!) | Joanne Weir | KQED
1,416 views - 12/18/19
Join chef Joanne Weir in the kitchen as she prepares a fresh new take on the caprese classic with her salad composed entirely of green...
Exploring Asheville | 100 Days: Drinks, Dishes & Destinations | KQED
7,597 views - 12/04/19
Just outside the city of Asheville, North Carolina, lies an American landmark — The Biltmore. The Vanderbilt family built their sprawling...
Undiscovered Danube | 100 Days: Drinks, Dishes & Destinations | KQED
4,210 views - 11/27/19
Small towns line the picturesque Danube River on its journey through Austria, Germany, and Slovakia to the Black Sea. Surrounded by...
The Real Calistoga | 100 Days: Drinks, Dishes & Destinations | KQED
6,362 views - 11/19/19
Ancient hot springs, erupting geysers, and volcanic rock define modern vineyards and a new way to dine in Calistoga. Leslie Sbrocco joins...
Sesame Street Car in '60s San Francisco | KQED
1,606 views - 11/15/19
Picking up happy kids all over town, this cute and colorful Sesame Street jeep was the original ride share. Enjoy this classic 1969 clip...
Driving the Bay Bridge in the '70s | KQED
3,535 views - 11/12/19
The Bay Bridge officially opened for traffic on November 12th, 1936. Cruise along with this cool short clip from the KQED archives...
Eating in Vienna | 100 Days: Drinks, Dishes & Destinations | KQED
5,040 views - 11/12/19
Vienna is a city of music and a city of dreams. From dramatic architecture on the stately Ringstrasse to cozy coffee houses; from...
San Francisco Chinatown with Martin Yan | 100 Days: Drinks, Dishes, & Destinations | KQED
35,209 views - 11/05/19
San Francisco’s Chinatown is home to barbeque pork, steamed bao, dragon beard candy, and enough dim sum to fill the table. There’s no one...
Reno & Tahoe Food Tour | 100 Days: Drinks, Dishes & Destinations | KQED
8,402 views - 10/29/19
Primarily known for its world-class skiing, the Sierra Nevada region is rapidly becoming a hotbed of culinary activity. This episode...
100 Days: Drinks, Dishes, Destinations - Trailer | KQED
1,245 views - 10/28/19
Pack your bags and join Leslie Sbrocco, host of Check Please, Bay Area! as she whisks audiences off for cultural and culinary adventures...
Joanne Weir's Eggs in Purgatory | KQED
1,768 views - 10/17/19
Join chef Joanne Weir in the kitchen to learn how to make her Eggs in Purgatory Amatriciana, a dish that reflects her lifelong love for...
Just The Recipes: Joanne Weir's Risotto | KQED
970 views - 10/17/19
Join chef Joanne Weir in the kitchen to learn how to make her risotto inspired by the Veneto region of Italy. Joanne recommends tasting...
Family Ties | Episode 6 | Truth Be Told
525 views - 06/20/19
We’ve all had that one big question in our lives that looms over us and keeps us up at night. Maybe you are making a life-altering...
Motherhood | Episode 5 | Truth Be Told
808 views - 06/13/19
Before we even know who we are and what we want out of life, women are expected to mother, to ultimately be mothers. And for women of...
Well-Meaning White Folks | Episode 4 | Truth Be Told
540 views - 06/06/19
Allies are necessary to our collective pursuit of racial equity and anti-racism, but sometimes talking across and through differences can...
Am I Enough? | Episode 3 | Truth Be Told
354 views - 05/30/19
Have you ever been made to feel like you aren’t enough? Not black enough, not queer enough, not Asian enough, not enough? In this...
Colonized Desire | Episode 2 | Truth Be Told
516 views - 05/23/19
Do you have “a type?”. What if you’re a person of color and you only have crushes on white folks? There’s a lot of mystery about what...
Is It OK To Feel Joy When The World Is Burning? | Episode 1 | Truth Be Told
1,077 views - 05/16/19
Our first episode of Truth Be Told is finally here and we're going in deep to take on one of the biggest questions of our time: How can...
Podcast Series Trailer | Truth Be Told
6,333 views - 05/02/19
Truth Be Told, from KQED, is an advice show made by and for people of color. It’s like the friend you call after a long, exhausting day –...
Season 14 Trailer | KQED Truly CA
337 views - 04/23/19
Whether exploring forgotten histories or finding a way to persevere beyond tragedy, California has a story to tell. Watch a brand-new...
Food Trends: Actually Tasty or Just Instagram Fodder? | KQED
795 views - 01/17/19
Are unicorn foods, edible gold, Instant Pot, and other food trends actually tasty or are they just Instagram fodder? People on the...
Danzantes Aztec Dancers | KQED
2,834 views - 01/04/19
“When we go outside of our areas, we take our traditions and cultures in our heart. So wherever we go, we have it with us.” —Bernanda...
Rodents of Unusual Size - Broadcast Trailer | KQED
736 views - 01/03/19
Premiering on KQED 9 on January 14th, 'Rodents of Unusual Size' profiles New Orleans' uniquely gritty community response to an invasion...
Preserving Culture at the Dancing Feathers Youth Pow Wow | KQED
848 views - 11/17/18
"I dance for the ones at the Pow Wow who can't dance no more, like my uncle...." See how young people are continuing Indigenous...
Bay Area American Indian Two-Spirits (BAAITS)| KQED
2,258 views - 11/16/18
Bay Area American Indian Two-Spirits (BAAITS) provide space for Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual, Transgender and Intersex Native Americans and...
Indigenous Sovereignty: One Land Plot at a Time | KQED
3,178 views - 10/19/18
The Sogorea Te’ Land Trust, in East Oakland is an urban Indigenous women-led community organization that facilitates the return of...
The Great American Read - Kids Pt. IV | KQED
595 views - 09/21/18
What are kids reading these days? Get the scoop straight from the source as Bay Area youth talk about their favorite books. Be sure to...
The Great American Read - Kids | KQED
911 views - 09/18/18
Kids talk about their favorite books. Be sure to check out PBS' 'The Great American Read' series and cast your vote for the best book in...
How We Are - Trailer | KQED
1,124 views - 07/30/18
In the Season 13 finale of Truly CA, two short films explore the lives and achievements of the differently abled. In 'Hale', we meet...
The Corridor - Trailer | KQED
965 views - 06/07/18
Documentary film 'The Corridor' follows a semester at Five Keys Charter School - the first U.S. high school built inside of a county...
Great American Read - Trailer 1 | KQED
571 views - 04/18/18
What is the best book in America? Make your voice heard when THE GREAT AMERICAN READ premieres Tuesday, May 22 at 8/7c on KQED 9.
The Great American Read - Trailer 2 | KQED
427 views - 04/18/18
What is the best book in America? Make your voice heard when THE GREAT AMERICAN READ, hosted by Meredith Vieira, premieres Tuesday, May...
Check, Please! Bay Area - Season 13 Trailer | KQED
1,515 views - 04/18/18
KQED’s James Beard and Emmy Award-winning program 'Check, Please! Bay Area' is back. The 13th season premieres on Thursday, April 26,...
Vietnam War Reflections : John Palmer | KQED
679 views - 11/14/17
John Palmer says he saw himself as a patriotic American but never envisioned serving his country during the Vietnam War. Although he...
Vietnam Stories: Van Lan Truong on helping immigrants | KQED
689 views - 10/03/17
Van Lan Truong’s refugee experience motivates her to help her fellow immigrants integrate into American society. Because of her...
Vietnamese Immigration Stories: Tuonganh Nguyen | KQED
819 views - 10/03/17
Tuonganh Nguyen is a speech and language pathologist who believes it was a bit difficult getting used to American culture, despite...
Vietnamese Immigration Stories: Tien Do Bui | KQED
190 views - 10/03/17
Because the Communist government greatly limited her opportunities for socioeconomic advancement, Tien Do Bui says she believes she had...
Vietnam Stories: Tam Nguyen on Vietnam and San Jose | KQED
713 views - 10/03/17
Tam Nguyen’s painful memories as a civilian during the Vietnam War remain vivid today. But as a member of the San Jose City Council, he...
Quyen Vuong talks leaving Communist Vietnam at a young age
706 views - 09/30/17
In Vietnam, Quyen Vuong’s status as a member of the middle class afforded her family a comfortable quality of life. But that all came...
Quyen Nguyen opens up about his experience in Communist Vietnam
2,258 views - 09/30/17
Quyen Nguyen is a Vietnamese refugee, who had a brutal experience with the Viet Cong. The Communists shot Nguyen in the leg, leaving him...
Long Nguyen discusses his experience in Communist Vietnam
3,069 views - 09/30/17
Despite being young when the Communists took over Vietnam, Long Nguyen vividly remembers how the new government treated his family and...
Linda Ta reflects on her experience in Communist Vietnam
1,586 views - 09/30/17
Linda Ta—a Vietnam refugee—vividly recalls that her life drastically changed under Vietnam’s Communist government. Today she says she is...
My Q:  Anthony Spears
311 views - 09/19/17
Anthony Spears discusses his experience at KQED and his strong connection with the San Francisco Giants.
Darrell Manful struggles to receive his complete benefits for his service in Vietnam
218 views - 09/13/17
Darrell Manful earned several honors for his service. But that matters little to him today, as he is struggling to receive the proper...
Bill Ridel discusses reintegrating into civilian life and supporting the veterans community
174 views - 09/13/17
Bill Ridel is a member of the board of directors for Stand on the Delta, a volunteer group committed to helping struggling veterans...
Ambbeei Hall argues that veterans continue to deal with “moral injury” to this day
147 views - 09/13/17
As a young man from Chicago, Ambbeei Hall said he didn’t know what he was exactly getting himself into when he enlisted in the Navy...
William Sharp talks about being shot down during a mission and escaping temporary captivity.
704 views - 09/13/17
As a pilot, William Sharp routinely faced the danger of being shot down. When that time finally came, Sharp found himself in a life or...
William Sharp recalls one of his fondest memories in service
232 views - 09/13/17
It didn’t take long for William Sharp to understand that he couldn’t lightly approach his duties or have a care-free attitude. But a...
William Sharp discusses maturing into his role in the Navy
385 views - 09/13/17
William Sharp neared the end of his time in college and decided to pursue his interest in aviation in order to help serve his country....
My Q: Red Dana
384 views - 03/29/17
Red Dana--Manager, Audience Services--has spent 40+ years as a valued KQED employee. This is her Q.
A Message from John Boland, KQED President
561 views - 03/23/17
Want to show your support for public media like KQED right now? Join and urge anyone who cares and benefits from...
Honor, Courage and Commitment; a Veteran’s Story
150 views - 12/15/16
Andi Tendaji served in the U.S. Navy and, even though she was subjected to sexism, racism, and homophobia during her enlistment, she...
A U.S. Veteran Explain Life as a Queer Woman in the Marines
338 views - 12/15/16
Kane Andrade served as not only a woman, but also a queer person in the military. Recalling on the time she spent in the United States...