Muhammad Ali

Muhammad Ali

Start watching
Fine Cut

Fine Cut

Start watching
SoCal Update

SoCal Update

Start watching
a large damn with graffiti of a woman with a hammer on it, mountains in the background

Earth Focus Presents

Start watching
Southland Sessions

Southland Sessions

Start watching
Professor T

Professor T (Belgium)

Start watching
Artbound

Artbound

Start watching
Emma

Emma

Start watching
Guilt

Guilt

Start watching
Line of Separation Key Art.

Line of Separation

Start watching
Us

Us

Start watching
The Latino Experience

The Latino Experience

Start watching
Key Art of "Summer of Rockets" featuring Keeley Hawes and Toby Stephens.

Summer of Rockets

Start watching
Death in Paradise Series 10

Death in Paradise

Start watching
millionaire still

KCET Must See Movies

Start watching
Independent Lens

Independent Lens

Start watching
MJ250sC-show-poster2x3-Bflky7i.png

Tending Nature

Start watching
Earth Focus

Earth Focus

Start watching
City Rising

City Rising

Start watching
Lost LA

Lost LA

Start watching
Member
Your donation supports our high-quality, inspiring and commercial-free programming.
Support Icon
Learn about the many ways to support KCET.
Support Icon
Contact our Leadership, Advancement, Membership and Special Events teams.

KCET Airs 'Playing for Change,' A Feature Documentary About How the Universal Language of Music Can Bring Harmony to the World

Support Provided By

Featuring breaks hosted by radio personality

Cynthia Fox of 95.5 KLOS with Grammy-Award Music Producer and Filmmaker Mark

Johnson

Burbank, CA -- May 29, 2013 -KCET will

air the inspiring documentary,

Playing

for Change

,

Saturday, June 1 at 8

p.m.

Directed by Grammy-winning music producer Mark Johnson, the film

explores our connections in a world overwhelmed with division through the

universal language of music.

Highlighting various countries abroad

such as Spain, Ireland, India and South Africa, this 90-minute documentary

presents interviews from a diverse lineup of musicians all over the world.

Musical performances of popular songs including, "Stand by Me," "One Love" and

"Biko," along with a cameo appearance by Bono, are also featured in the film.

In addition, the breaks will be hosted

by Los Angeles radio disk jockey Cynthia Fox (95.5 KLOS) with special guest

Mark Johnson, who discuss the importance of music and its impact on motivating,

uniting and bringing harmony across the globe.

Playing

for Change

offers a look at how music helps people to persevere through struggles and

celebrate their differences, which, in turn change the world into a more

peaceful place.

Additional broadcasts of the program are:

Saturday,

June 1 at 9:30 p.m.

Monday,

June 3 at 1 p.m.

Wednesday,

June 5 at 9 p.m.

For more information on the film,

visit http://playingforchange.com/

or http://playingforchange.org/

ABOUT KCET

On-air, online and in the community, KCET plays a vital

role in the cultural and educational enrichment of Southern and Central

California. KCET offers a wide range of award-winning local programming as well

as the finest public television programs from around the world. KCET currently

produces the Emmy®, duPont-Columbia and Peabody Award-winning

SoCal

Connected

, a hard-hitting prime-time nightly television news program that

examines the issues and people of Southern California. Throughout its 48-year

history, KCET has won hundreds of major awards for its local and regional news

and public affairs programming, its national drama and documentary productions,

its quality educational family and children's programs, its outreach and

community services and its website, kcet.org. KCET is a donor-supported

community institution. For additional information about KCET productions,

web-exclusive content, programming schedules and community events, please visit

kcet.org. KCET is a service of KCETLink.

###

Support Provided By
Read More
Voces Letters to Eloisa EPK image.png

Latino Public Broadcasting's New Season of 'VOCES' Shares Personal Stories of the Latino Experience in America With KCET and PBS SoCal Serving as Presenting PBS Stations For Two New Documentaries

‘Letters to Eloisa’ spotlights the power that artists can have on our shared culture while ‘American Exile’ spotlights the toll immigration policies can have on families.
RG Artbound image.png

Rubén Funkahuatl Guevara and Chicano Identity Kick Off Twelfth Season of KCET's Original Arts and Culture Series ARTBOUND Premiering October 13

New episodes focus on demographically diverse issues expressed through art and innovators making an impact in California and beyond.
FC_2021_KEY_G_1920x1080.jpg

Southern California Student Short Film Television Series FINE CUT Announces Finalists and Episode Lineup for New Season Premiering Sept. 29 on KCET

Student filmmaker finalists selected by nine acclaimed entertainment industry judges; Winners receive a variety of valuable prize packages from Drone Dudes, The Camera Division, International Documentary Association and more; Plus, virtual career-building workshops sponsored by Sony Pictures Entertainment.