KQED Presents

Producers of independent documentaries turn to KQED Presents to maximize national and international distribution for their productions. KQED, the most watched public television station during primetime, offers comprehensive programs and services to clients by giving them maximum reach, technical expertise, and unprecedented reporting.

Each year KQED takes on a limited number of completed productions (or productions that will be fully completed by the producer) for national public television broadcast. KQED customizes the services it offers to producers to effectively and efficiently guide the programs through the public television system.

Publicist contact info for KQED’s Presentations can be found at the bottom of each press release.

Latest News

KQED marks Dr. Seuss’ birthday with an all-new Cat-ebration

A special week of THE CAT IN THE HAT KNOWS A LOT ABOUT THAT! kicks off with a new one-hour special on Monday, March 3   This March, KQED will premiere a week of new adventures with the Cat in the Hat to celebrate Dr. Seuss’ birthday. “Dr. Seuss’ Birthday Cat-ebration” kicks off on Monday, […]

Feb 24, 2014 | 0 comments | View Post

New documentary tells the colorful story of how San Francisco became Jews’ American Jerusalem

PUBLICITY PHOTOS When the Gold Rush hit, San Francisco’s population skyrocketed from 800 to 36,000 in just four years. Gambling houses and debauchery flourished, but so did a diverse climate that leveled the economic and cultural playing field for white immigrants — like Jews. A city was born, and for the Jews, it was their […]

Jan 31, 2014 | 0 comments | View Post

Rhythm Abroad – Season 1

KQED presents Rhythm Abroad, featuring 4 episodes from Tahiti to the Swiss Alps and more!   Rhythm Abroad is a travel series that is sure to transport viewers into the heart and soul of a culture. The series follows the journey of Brittany Pierce, a young woman who is fascinated with traveling and meeting new people […]

Jan 17, 2014 | 0 comments | View Post

Extreme By Design Features Students Building a Better World…One Product at a Time

Extreme By Design follows forty students who want to change the world — and the educational revolution that’s making it possible.

Sep 12, 2013 | 0 comments | View Post

The New Environmentalists now in its tenth year of showcasing environmental victories

Mill Valley Film Group teams up with Robert Redford to highlight environmental heroes.

Jul 31, 2013 | 0 comments | View Post

Meet the Cat in the Hat at the California Academy of Sciences during “Let’s Get Wet Week!”

KQED Summer Fun Adventures offers prizes and photo ops on Tuesday, July 23, and Sunday, July 28, as part of a water-themed week with The Cat in the Hat Knows a Lot About That! Want to meet the Cat in the Hat? KQED will be bringing your favorite Dr. Seuss character to the California Academy […]

Jul 15, 2013 | 0 comments | View Post

July 22-26 is “Let’s Get Wet Week” with The Cat in the Hat Knows a Lot About That!

Five days of splishing, splashing fun with the Cat in the Hat on KQED! Summer is here, but the Cat in the Hat, Nick and Sally are beating the heat as they explore all things wet! In an all-new episode of The Cat in the Hat Knows a Lot About That! on Monday, July 22, […]

Jul 09, 2013 | 0 comments | View Post

Roadtrip Nation Hits the Road This Fall with Milestone Tenth Season and 100th Episode!

Roadtrip Nation is a weekly half-hour documentary series that tracks the up-close and personal journeys of young people as they cross the nation to figure out what to do with their lives. Roadtrip Productions and KQED are proud to announce Season Ten of Roadtrip Nation launching in September 2013, and distributed through American Public Television […]

Jun 04, 2013 | 0 comments | View Post

Boyhood Shadows: I Swore I’d Never Tell Gives Voice to Survivors of Childhood Abuse.

KQED presents the shattering new documentary Boyhood Shadows: I Swore I’d Never Tell. The silence is broken. One in six boys is sexually molested by the age of 16. The statistic is staggering . In the groundbreaking documentary Boyhood Shadows: I Swore I’d Never Tell, filmmakers Steve Rosen and Terri DeBono (Accidental Hero and Beyond Barbed Wire) explore the life-long […]

May 02, 2013 | 0 comments | View Post

Travel the Globe from Bhutan to Nicaragua in Season 7 of Joseph Rosendo’s Travelscope

KQED presents the new season of Joseph Rosendo’s Travelscope with 13 episodes featuring global adventures in Bhutan, Japan, Taiwan, Nicaragua, Mexico and more! Joseph Rosendo’s Travelscope transports viewers across the planet to such exotic destinations as Japan’s little-visited Ogasawara islands, located more than 600 miles from the mainland and comprised of people with American roots, […]

Apr 16, 2013 | 0 comments | View Post