A Changing Harvest
An exploration about the disappearance of local family farms and what that means to Utahns.
Aftermath of Meth
The story of the methamphetamine crisis in rural America - specifically the American West - is a story focused on the devastation of families, individuals, children, ancient tribal rituals and the environment. It is a story that epitomizes the changing landscape of the rural West, a story happening in our own backyard.
A Home of Their Own
The stories of three families living at the Road Home family shelter in Utah: a single working mother with four children; a single dad with a special needs child; and a mother determined to break the course of her drug addiction. Each family hoping for a safe and a lasting home of their own.
Art Elevated: The Governor's Mansion Artist Series
For over two decades, the Governor’s Mansion Artist Awards series has honored Utah’s visual, performing, and culinary artists. With a glimpse into each artist’s inspiration and creative process, this limited series highlights Utah’s rich history of art and depth of the state’s creative talent.
Auerbach's and ZCMI Memories
Walk down memory lane in this nostalgic look at ZCMI, the first department store in the United States from 1868 through the 1990s- also featuring Auerbach’s department store.
Ken Verdoia's two-hour documentary Battalion, uncovers the story of the Mormon Battalion during the War With Mexico. Marching 2,000 miles through a mostly uncharted American Southwest, the 500-man battalion was a pivotal force in fulfilling the national dream of Manifest Destiny. Their experiences, shared in this film through personal correspondence, journals and historical accounts, changed the face and fate of the American West.
Battle Over Bears Ears
At its heart, it’s a battle for homeland and sovereignty. Bears Ears, a remote section of land lined with red cliffs and filled with juniper, sage, is at the center of a fight over who has a say in how Western landscapes are protected and managed.
Utah's history is steeped in alcohol production, yet the industry was lost to conservative politics and federal prohibition. Now, in these latter days, it is being resurrected by brave pioneers of the craft.
Behind The Scenes: Antiques Roadshow in Salt Lake City
Best of KUED
Best of Serenades
Best of This Is Utah
It was a street unlike any in the city – a boulevard of grand proportions, the residence of governors, senators, mining magnates, bankers and merchants. The film, by Issac Goeckeritz, tells the stories of those who lived along the boulevard – Brigham Young, Thomas Kearns, David Keith, Bishop Scanlan, Daniel Jackling, and Enos Wall.
Butch Cassidy and the Outlaw Trail
What really happened to Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid? Producer John Howe journeys from Utah and Wyoming to Argentina and Bolivia to uncover the real story of the West's most famous outlaws. Follow the outlaw's life from his youth in Circleville, Utah, to the shootout in a remote Bolivian village that may or may not have been his final resting place.
- La salud mental entre la comunidad latina (Mental Health in Latino Communities)
- LGBTQIA+ Youth Mental Health Series
Downwinders and the Radioactive West
In the 1950s and ‘60s, the U.S. government conducted a series of nuclear tests in the Nevada desert. The resulting fallout would kick off a decades-long debate over cancer rates, the costs of patriotism, and the responsibility of a nation to protect its citizens.
The Gerda That Remains
Gerda Saunders embarks on a journey of self-discovery and inquiry as the effects of dementia slowly unravels her identity. A teacher and scientist by trade and grounded in reality, Gerda invites us into her memory loss experience with nuance, poetry and vulnerability. While the disease progresses, Gerda reveals what remains of who she is and what she must let go of.
Governor's Monthly News Conference
The Governor's Monthly News Conference, an unedited exchange between reporters and Governor Spencer Cox.
Glen Canyon: A Dam, Water, and the West
This documentary uses archival photographs, film, and interviews with the key players involved in the dam's construction to present a balanced examination of Western progress. The one-hour documentary was produced and directed by Ken Verdoia. Nancy Green served as associate producer.
Healing the Warrior's Heart
Healing the Warrior's Heart looks at PTSD through the prism of Native American ceremony, and explores the ancient healing traditions that continue to help.
Homeless at the End
Homeless at the End, a KUED/PBS Utah original film produced by Sally Shaum and Nancy Green, puts a much-needed human face on the challenges faced by Utah’s homeless .
his film provides hope through the stories of survivors and of innovative approaches schools are taking to prevent suicide.
Lagoon: Rock and Rollercoasters
A fun, nostalgic look at the rich history of Lagoon Amusement Park which has enchanted visitors for generations with its rides, rock concerts, and family fun.
A show about talking to kids about race and racism. In each episode host Karen Tao has open and honest conversations with parents about the challenges they face and the rewards of having these difficult conversations.
LGBTQIA+ Youth Mental Health Series
Join Andrés Larios Brown, licensed Marriage and Family Therapist, as they guide us through some steps you (or the young people in your life) can take to explore your identities, build self love, and support your mental health along the way.
Search and Rescue
When something goes wrong in the wilderness, search and rescue is there to help. This KUED classic documentary goes behind-the-scenes of Utah’s volunteer Search & Rescue teams, and shows how their on-the-job experiences with life and death have further shaped their lives.
Secrets of the Lost Canyon
In 2004, hundreds of Fremont Indian artifacts were discovered in Utah's Range Creek Canyon.
Splinters of a Nation
During World War II more than 370,000 German prisoners of war were captured overseas and sent to prison camps across America. SPLINTERS OF A NATION tells the extraordinary story of 8,000 prisoners sent to Utah.
The Gerda That Remains
Gerda Saunders embarks on a journey of self-discovery and inquiry as the effects of dementia slowly unravels her identity. A teacher and scientist by trade and grounded in reality, Gerda invites us into her memory loss experience with nuance, poetry and vulnerability. While the disease progresses, Gerda reveals what remains of who she is and what she must let go.
The Hinckley Report with Jason Perry
The Hinckley Report provides insight and analysis into Utah politics, covering the most pressing political issues facing our state.
Utah Gymnastics: Red Rocks Retrospective
Put together world-class athletes, innovative coaches, and a die-hard fan base, and you've got a recipe for Utah Gymnastics. A KUED Documentary, "Utah Gymnastics: Red Rocks Retrospective" tells the history of the University of Utah women's gymnastics team, from its inception to its success today.