Literature in the Media

Literature Programs on TV in Europe

(Mainly German and English speaking areas)
Confirm the times below with your local tv provider.      See also Film Adaptations. td valign="top">March 6, 15
09:50 to 11:50 | 18:00 to 20:00
             

Topic Program Station Date/Time
Albee, Edward   Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?, 1966   Sky Movies Select   March 10, 15
08:00 to 10:20

Brontë, Emily   Sturmhöhe, 1970
(Wuthering Heights)
  TNT Film   March 10, 15
09:10 - 10:55

Capote, Truman   Kaltblütig, 1967
(In Cold Blood)
  SRF 1   March 9, 15
00:50 - 03:00
    Breakfast at Tiffany's, 1961   Sky Movies Oscars   March 6, 15
09:50 to 11:50 | 18:00 to 20:00
    Capote, 2005   MGM Africa   March 4, 15
23:00 to 00:55
    Capote, 2005
(Capote)
  TV2   March 14, 15
01:55 - 04:00

Chevalier, Tracy   Das Mädchen mit dem Perlenohrring, 2003
(Girl with a Pearl Earring)
  Sky Hits   March 3, 15
05:55 - 07:35 | 12:55 - 14:35
March 8, 15
06:05 - 07:45
March 14, 15
00:25 - 02:05
March 18, 15
13:00 - 14:40
March 23, 15
05:05 - 06:45

Clark, Brian   Ist das nicht mein Leben?, 1980
(Whose Life Is It Anyway?)
  TNT Film   March 20, 15
08:55 - 10:55

English   Language Courses
  various stations    

Fitzgerald, F Scott   Der große Gatsby, 2013
(The Great Gatsby)
  Sky Hits   March 7, 15
17:50 - 20:15
March 8, 15
03:40 - 06:05
March 16, 15
22:50 - 01:05

Forster, E M   Zimmer mit Aussicht, 1985
(A Room with a View)
  Kinowelt   March 22, 15
10:10 - 12:05
March 30, 15
04:35 - 06:30
    Reise nach Indien, 1984
(A Passage to India)
  ARD EinsFestival   March 28, 15
14:30 - 17:05

Greene, Graham   Die Stunde der Komödianten, 1967
(The Comedians)
  TNT Film   March 5, 15
06:00 - 08:30

Hemingway, Ernest   Der alte Mann und das Meer, 1958
(The Old Man And The Sea)
  TNT Film   March 7, 15
04:35 - 06:00

Higgins, Colin   Harold und Maude, 1971
(Harold und Maude)
  ServusTV   March 3, 15
20:15 - 22:00 | 23:45 - 01:15

Hornby, Nick   About a Boy oder: Der Tag der toten Ente, 2002
(About a Boy)
  TNT Film   March 8, 15
14:30 - 16:15
March 23, 15
11:05 - 12:50

Irving, John   Gottes Werk und Teufels Beitrag, 1999
(The Cider House Rules)
  hr fernsehen   March 5, 15
01:05 - 03:00
        SRF 2   March 22, 15
23:50 - 01:55
    The Door in the Floor - Tür der Versuchung, 2004
(The Door in the Floor)
  Sky Emotion   March 6, 15
12:30 - 14:25
March 10, 15
16:50 - 18:40
March 11, 15
04:15 - 06:05
March 15, 15
06:30 - 08:20
    Garp und wie er die Welt sah, 1982
(The World According to Garp)
  TNT Film   March 9, 15
12:45 - 15:00
March 24, 15
11:30 - 13:45

Irving, Washington   Sleepy Hollow, 1999
(Sleepy Hollow)
Mysteryserie
  ProSieben MAXX   March 4, 15
03:00 - 03:45
March 9, 15
20:15 - 21:10
March 11, 15
03:40 - 04:30
March 16, 15
20:15 - 21:10
March 18, 15
03:25 - 04:15
    Sleepy Hollow, 2013
(Sleepy Hollow)
  TSR 1   March 9, 15
23:15 - 00:00
March 16, 15
23:25 - 00:10
March 24, 15
00:00 - 00:45
    Sleepy Hollow, 2014   Universal Channel   March 5, 15
21:00 to 22:00

Kidd, Sue Monk   Die Bienenhüterin, 2008
(The Secret Life of Bees)
  Sky Emotion   March 4, 15
00:05 - 01:55
March 16, 15
13:15 - 15:05

Lee, Harper   To Kill a Mockingbird, 1962   Sky Movies Oscars   March 3, 15
13:30 to 15:45

Literature   Literature
  various stations    

McCabe, Patrick   The Butcher Boy, 1997   3e   March 3, 15
22:00 to 00:00

Melville, Herman   Mythos Moby Dick
Der Film 'Mythos Moby Dick' beginnt auf der Insel Nantucket vor der amerikanischen Ostküste und folgt der Spur der Walfänger zu Beginn des 19. Jahrhunderts.
  SPIEGEL Geschichte   March 6, 15
16:45 - 17:30
March 7, 15
12:55 - 13:40
March 9, 15
05:15 - 06:00 | 09:10 - 09:55
    Moby Dick _ Die Rückkehr des Killerwals, 2010
(2010: Moby Dick)
  Tele 5   March 7, 15
20:15 - 22:05
March 8, 15
01:40 - 03:05

MIller, Arthur   Tod eines Handlungsreisenden, 1985
(Death of a Salesman)
  ZDFkultur   March 24, 15
20:15 - 22:25
March 25, 15
00:35 - 02:45

Proulx, Annie   Brokeback Mountain, 2005
(Brokeback Mountain)
  Sky Movies Showcase   March 10, 15
00:00 to 02:25

Shakespeare, William   Romeo & Julia, 2012
(Romeo and Juliet)
  Teleclub Cinema   March 6, 15
18:00 - 20:00
March 12, 15
10:40 - 12:35
March 18, 15
12:35 - 14:35
March 23, 15
16:15 - 18:15
    Romeo and Juliet, 2013
(Romeo and Juliet)
  Sky Cinema   March 7, 15
11:25 - 13:25
March 17, 15
03:00 - 05:00
    William Shakespeares Romeo & Julia, 1996
(William Shakespeare's Romeo + Juliet)
  Sky Emotion   March 6, 15
16:25 - 18:25
March 8, 15
02:10 - 04:10
March 16, 15
09:35 - 11:35
March 22, 15
02:45 - 04:45
    Romeo and Juliette. Mariinsky Theater
Choreography by Leonid Lavrovsky
  Mezzo   March 4, 15
09:30 - 12:05
March 7, 15
09:30 - 12:05
    Hamlet, 1996
(Hamlet)
  TNT Film   March 9, 15
20:15 - 00:15
        KinoweltTV   March 13, 15
02:40 - 04:50
    Othello, 1990
(Othello)
  TNT Film   March 10, 15
00:15 - 02:20
    Cecilia Bartoli sings Otello by Rossini at the Opernhaus
Zürich
  Mezzo   March 8, 15
17:00 - 19:35
    Der nackte Shakespeare
Die Dokumentation veranschaulicht die Geschichte und
den Verlauf der Kontroverse um die Identität des großen
Schriftstellers und verdeutlicht dabei sowohl die aktuelle
Forschung als auch den kulturellen Umgang mit Shakespeare
in London und Umgebung.
  RBB   March 25, 15
07:30 - 08:00
        ORF III   March 8, 15
19:45 - 20:15
    Verdi, Macbeth
Aus dem Teatro Regio di Parma
  Classica   March 4, 15
00:15 - 02:55

Shaw, George Bernard   Johanna von Orleans, 1999
(The Messenger: The Story of Joan of Arc)
  ATV II   March 12, 15
20:15 - 23:24 | 23:25 - 02:25

Steinbeck, John   Cannery Row _ Straße der Ölsardinen, 1982
(Cannery Row)
  TNT Film   March 18, 15
12:55 - 14:55

Swift, Jonathan   Gullivers Reisen - Da kommt was Großes auf uns zu, 2010
(Gulliver's Travels)
  kabel eins   March 5, 15
20:15 - 21:55 | 23:55 - 01:30

Twain, Mark   Tom Sawyers Abenteuer, 1973
(Tom Sawyer)
  MGM   March 9, 15
07:40 - 09:15
March 25, 15
06:55 - 08:30

Wilde, Oscar   Oscar Wilde, 1997
(Wilde)
Based on the biography of Oscar Wilde by Richard Ellmann
  Kinowelt   March 5, 15
02:15 - 04:10