L.A. River, Con Divers, Kite Festival, Jaime Zacarias | KCET
L.A. River, Con Divers, Kite Festival, Jaime Zacarias
Season 6, Episode 6:
"SoCal Connected" host Cara Santa Maria navigates the Los Angeles River to explore how restoration efforts are revitalizing the Elysian Valley.
Then, we take a closer look at a prison rehab program that trains convicts to become deep-water divers.
Val Zavala visits the Otis Kite Festival in Santa Monica and introduces us to Tyrus Wong, the lead artist behind Disney's "Bambi" who, at the age of 102, is the grandfather of kite design.
Artbound profiles Jaime Zacarias, the artist best known as Germs, whose work has been influenced by the Clayton Brothers, Jean-Michel Basquiat, Keith Haring, and Gilbert "Magú" Luján.
More than a million drones have taken flight in the air above us. But they're proving to be dangerous. Authorities say it times to start regulating them. In a simple brick building in Lincoln Heights 54 kitchens and 54 chefs are making unique foods. They couldn't afford their own commercial kitchen, so they've come to LA Prep to scale up their business for a fraction of the cost and half the time. In a digital world full of endless entertainment options, find out why people have rediscovered their love of the old-fashioned board game.
Season 7, Episode 4
The story of two mountain lions trying to survive in an urban environment.
An artist who is losing her sight has created an exquisite tiny house.
Veterans suffering from post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) are finding help managing their symptoms in man's best friend.
Season 7, Episode 24
Young girls sold on the streets of L.A. are victims of human trafficking.
Weekly hug sessions give people the benefits of human touch.
Classic automobiles get new life without losing their weathered charm.
Historical footage of a dangerous Hollywood intersection before traffic signals.