skip to main content

Listen

Read

Watch

Schedules

Programs

Events

Give

Account

Donation Heart Ribbon

‹ Back to profile

Stories by KPBS

Hall of Fame: 2016 Inductee

KPBS recognizes Jeffrey Kirsch, Ph.D. as the 2016 KPBS Hall of Fame honoree for Lifetime Achievement.

San Diego's First-Ever Military Focused Film Festival Announces Nominations for Local Film Showcase Awards

Tease photo

Organizers of the GI Film Festival San Diego announces the nominations for the Local Film Showcase awards. These films, which feature San Diego area filmmakers, locations, and people, will be primarily shown on Sunday, Oct. 18, capping an exciting line-up of films from all over the world.

Titles Announced for GI Film Festival San Diego's Local Film Showcase Screenings

KPBS, in partnership with the Film Consortium San Diego, announces a local film showcase for the inaugural GI Film Festival San Diego to be held on Sunday, Oct. 18, 2015.

The Reunion

Tease photo

The GI Film Festival presents The Reunion on Sunday, October 18, 2015 at 3:30 p.m as part of the local film showcase.

Taps

Tease photo

The GI Film Festival San Diego presents Taps on Sunday, October 18, 2015 at 3:30 p.m as part of the local film showcase.

Universal Dead

Tease photo

The GI Film Festival San Diego presents Universal Dead on Sunday, October 18, 2015 at 2:30 p.m as part of the local film showcase.

War Torn

Tease photo

The GI Film Festival San Diego presents War Torn on Sunday, October 18, 2015 at 2:30 p.m as part of the local film showcase.

2014 Miramar Air Show Inside the MAGTF Documentary

Tease photo

The GI Film Festival San Diego presents 2014 Miramar Air Show Inside the MAGTF Documentary on Sunday, October 18, 2015 at 2:30 p.m as part of the local film showcase.

Entrevista con Carlos Ruiz Zafón

Este es la temporada que muchos amantes de la lectura en San Diego esperan cada año - el momento en que el ganador del concurso One Book, One San Diego es anunciado.

Project 22

Tease photo

The GI Film Festival San Diego presents Project 22 on Saturday, October 17, 2015 at 7:45 p.m.

Jack Lyon - Always Faithful

Tease photo

The GI Film Festival San Diego presents Jack Lyon - Always Faithful on Thursday, October 15, 2015 at 7:00 p.m as part of the local film showcase.

Down But Not Out: The Story of Forrest Lang

Tease photo

The GI Film Festival San Diego presents Down But Not Out: The Story of Forrest Lang on Sunday, October 18, 2015 at 4:30 p.m as part of the local film showcase.

Kissing Statue Dedication

Tease photo

The GI Film Festival San Diego presents Kissing Statue Dedication on Sunday, October 18, 2015 at 3:30 p.m as part of the local film showcase.

Aldo Giannini - Sergeant - United States Marine Corps 1943-1946

Tease photo

The GI Film Festival San Diego presents Aldo Gianni - Sergeant - United States Marine Corps 1943-1946 on Sunday, October 18, 2015 at 3:30 p.m as part of the local film showcase.

Finally a Voice: The Birth of the Vietnam Veterans of America

Tease photo

The GI Film Festival San Diego presents Finally a Voice: The Birth of the Vietnam Veterans of America on Sunday, October 18, 2015 at 3:30 p.m as part of the local film showcase.

Bravo! Common Men, Uncommon Valor

Tease photo

The GI Film Festival San Diego presents Bravo! Common Men, Uncommon Valor on Sunday, October 18, 2015 at 12:30 p.m. as part of the local film showcase.

She Wore Silver Wings

Tease photo

The GI Film Festival San Diego presents She Wore Silver Wings on Sunday, October 18, 2015 at 12:00 p.m. as part of the local film showcase.

Inaugural GI Film Festival San Diego Announces Event Schedule

Tease photo

KPBS announces the event schedule for the inaugural GI Film Festival San Diego to be held Oct. 13 to Oct. 18, 2015 at various venues throughout San Diego.

Cold Choices

Tease photo

The GI Film Festival San Diego presents Cold Choices on Sunday, October 18, 2015 at 2:30 p.m.

Max

Tease photo

The GI Film Festival San Diego presents Max on Friday, October 16, 2015 at 7:00 p.m. This event is sold out.

Angels of Anbar

Tease photo

The GI Film Festival San Diego presents Angels of Anbar on Saturday, October 17, 2015 at 5:00 p.m.

Soul Stealer

Tease photo

The GI Film Festival San Diego presents Soul Stealer on Sunday, October 18, 2015 at 12:00 p.m.

The Haircut

Tease photo

The GI Film Festival San Diego presents The Haircut on Sunday, October 18, 2015 at 12:00 p.m.

The M.I.A.'s on Tiger Mountain

Tease photo

The GI Film Festival San Diego presents The M.I.A.'s on Tiger Mountain on Thursday, October 15, 2015 at 7:00 p.m.

Nomadic Veterans

Tease photo

The GI Film Festival San Diego takes place Tuesday, October 13 through Sunday, October 18, 2015. Visit our main festival page at www.gifilmfestivalsd.org for locations, times, and details.

Thank You For Your Service

Tease photo

The GI Film Festival San Diego takes place Tuesday, October 13 through Sunday, October 18, 2015. For film locations, times, and details, visit our main festival site at www.gifilmfestivalsd.org

As You Were

Tease photo

The GI Film Festival San Diego presents As You Were on Sunday, October 18, 2015 at 2:30 p.m.

Climb: The Rob Jones Journey Story

Tease photo

The GI Film Festival San Diego presents Climb: The Rob Jones Journey Story on Saturday, October 17, 2015 at 5:00 p.m.

The Next Part

Tease photo

The GI Film Festival San Diego presents The Next Part on Saturday, October 17, 2015 at 5:00 p.m.

Birthday

Tease photo

The GI Film Festival San Diego presents Birthday on Saturday, October 17, 2015 at 5:00 p.m.

Breaking Through: The Story of Larry Fivecoats

Tease photo

The GI Film Festival San Diego presents Breaking Through: The Story of Larry Fivecoats on Thursday, October 15, 2015 at 7:00 p.m.

Beyond the Divide

Tease photo

The GI Film Festival San Diego presents Beyond the Divide on Saturday, October 17 at 5:30 p.m.

On Two Fronts: Latinos & Vietnam

Tease photo

"On Two Fronts: Latinos & Vietnam" examines the Latino experience during a war that placed its heaviest burden on working class youth. Framing the documentary are memoirs of two siblings, Everett and Delia Alvarez, who stood on opposite sides of the Vietnam War, one as a POW and the other protesting at home. The GI Film Festival San Diego presents portions of "On Two Fronts: Latinos & Vietnam" on Saturday, October 17 at 12:30 p.m. and 5:30 p.m.

Searching for Augusta - The Forgotten Angel of Bastogne

Tease photo

The GI Film Festival San Diego presents Searching For Augusta - The Forgotten Angel of Bastogne on Thursday, October 15, 2015 at 6:30 p.m.

Germans in the Woods

Tease photo

The GI Film Festival San Diego presents Germans in the Woods on Thursday, October 15, 2015 at 6:30 p.m.

Film Festival Celebrates Military and Veteran Stories

KPBS, in collaboration with the GI Film Group and the Film Consortium San Diego, will bring the award-winning GI Film Festival, the nation’s first and only military film festival, to San Diego in the effort to honor and preserve the stories of America’s armed forces.

War Pigs

Tease photo

The GI Film Festival San Diego presents War Pigs on Saturday, October 17, 2015 at 8:00 p.m.

The Millionaires' Unit

Tease photo

The GI Film Festival San Diego presents The Millionaire's Unit on Thursday, October 15, 2015 at 6:00 p.m.

Kilo Two Bravo

Tease photo

The GI Film Festival San Diego presents Kilo Two Bravo on Tuesday, October 13, 2015 at 7:00 p.m.

Oceanside City Manager Forced Out; City Pays Him $289,000

Tease photo

The action wasn’t a total surprise because the City Council agenda said a closed session was being held to review and possibly dismiss City Manager Steve Jepsen. The decision was not unanimous.

San Diego County Measles Cases Climb To 13

Tease photo

The three new people diagnosed with the diseases traveled to Disneyland on Dec. 18 and were not vaccinated for the measles.

Trolley Gets Wrapped Up In Balboa Park Celebration

Tease photo

A red trolley car has been transformed into one featuring photos of Balboa Park from 1915, when the the Panama-California Exposition was held there.

10 Measles Cases Confirmed In San Diego County

Tease photo

All of the confirmed cases either reported travel to Disneyland on Dec. 18 or the infected people had been in close contact with someone who had visited the park, San Diego County health officials said.

New Year Brings More News To KPBS FM Schedule

Starting today, KPBS Radio will feature a new schedule in the middle of the day and on the weekends.

San Diego Charger Junior Seau A Hall Of Fame Finalist

Tease photo

Junior Seau, the beloved San Diego Chargers linebacker who was raised in Oceanside, was named Thursday night as one of the finalists to the Pro Football Hall of Fame for 2015.

U-T San Diego Cartoonist Steve Breen Reacts To Paris Killings

Tease photo

Steve Breen, a two-time Pulitzer Prize winning editorial cartoonist, issued a statement Wednesday condemning the killing of four cartoonists and eight others at the Paris office of Charlie Hebdo.

PREBYS INCREASES SUPPORT FOR MASTERPIECE

Just as audiences await this Sunday's season five debut of Downton Abbey, KPBS announced local philanthropists and drama lovers Conrad Prebys and Debbie Turner have increased their support for KPBS and the MASTERPIECE Trust to the tune of $1 million.

Revisiting 2014 KPBS Feature Stories: Fighting Fires, SDSU Sex Assaults, Uber, D-Day, Dyslexia

Tease photo

A look back at some of the stories KPBS covered in 2014: the role aerial firefighting played in battling the May wildfires; combating campus sexual assaults; Uber vs. taxis; the 70th anniversary of D-Day; and a mother's battle for her dyslexic son.

Final Goodbye: Roll Call Of Some Who Died In 2014

Tease photo

Many notable people left the world in 2014, including some well-known San Diego figures.

Want To See The International Space Station?

Tease photo

Sightings of the International Space Station are possible in San Diego from Friday to Monday, according to NASA.

‹ Newer Stories