Did you miss any of this three-part film that tells the comprehensive story of cancer, from its first description in an ancient Egyptian scroll to the gleaming laboratories of modern research institutions? Stream this groundbreaking series HERE! The six-hour film interweaves a sweeping historical narrative with intimate stories about contemporary patients, and an investigation into the latest scientific breakthroughs that may have brought us, at long last, within sight of lasting cures. Streaming available through 4/29/15.
What an amazing and inspiring event! KUAC celebrated the over 4000 volunteer hours given this past year in great form. Live music from Swing Dogs, ice cream from Hot Licks and an well-deserved presentation of the Spirit of KUAC award to longtime FM volunteer Steve Hormann. Read all about the event and see photos HERE. Thank you again volunteers!
A new season of Quilting Arts promises a new look for quilting television, with something for everyone who loves quilting. The show combines basic traditional quilt techniques every quilter needs to know with contemporary art designs and techniques.
Tune in Saturday afternoons at 1:30 on KUAC TV Channel 9.1, or GCI Channel 9 & GCI Channel 657 for HD
Season Two of Music City Roots kicks off with The Steep Canyon Rangers, one of the most accomplished and popular bluegrass bands in the U.S. Also featured: modern folk band Joy Kills Sorrow, soulful cellist/songwriter Ben Sollee, country revivalist Ashley Monroe and Nashville old-time bluegrass band The Westbound Rangers. Tune in Saturday evenings at 6 on KUAC TV Channel 9.1, or GCI Channel 9 & GCI Channel 657 for HD.
GLOBE TREKKER transports viewers to unforgettable destinations through its stunning photography, rhythmic indigenous music and spirit of adventure. In each episode, one vibrant young traveler ventures off the beaten path to soak up the local culture, sample the cuisine and revel in breathtaking vistas. In keeping with their aim of “living as the locals do,” charismatic hosts Ian Wright, Justine Shapiro, Zay Harding, Megan McCormick and others explore everything from big-city landmarks to exotic sights in remote villages. Tune in Wednesday nights at 7 & Sunday nights at 6 on KUAC TV Channel 9.1, or GCI Channel 9 & GCI Channel 657 for HD.
A historical drama for a modern audience, Wolf Hall tells the story of Thomas Cromwell, played by Mark Rylance (Twelfth Night)—a blacksmith’s son who rises from the ashes of personal disaster, and deftly picks his way through a court where ‘man is wolf to man.’ Damian Lewis (Homeland) is King Henry VIII, haunted by his brother’s premature death and obsessed with protecting the Tudor dynasty by securing his succession with a male heir to the throne. Tune in Sunday nights at 9 on KUAC TV Channel 9.1, or GCI Channel 9 & GCI Channel 657 for HD.
Witness groundbreaking fetal surgery in this miniseries that takes an intimate, inside look at the Special Delivery Unit at the Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP), where rare surgeries are performed on babies inside the womb. With exclusive access to the elite unit, experience rarely seen, real-time footage of operations on fetuses. Join expectant parents who face a gut-wrenching decision: Should they take a leap of faith to repair birth defects with pre-natal surgery, even if it means they could lose their child? Gain insight into the lives of an unusual team of doctors who have defied skeptics and chosen to pursue this high-risk, high-reward career path. Tune in Tuesday nights at 7 thru 4/14 on KUAC TV Channel 9.1, or GCI Channel 9 & GCI Channel 657 for HD.