Literature Programs on TV in Europe

(Mainly German and English speaking areas)
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Topic Program Station Date/Time
Albee, Edward   Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?, 1966   Sky Movies Greats   November 29, 14
03:10 to 05:30
        Sky Movies Select   December 5, 14
07:50 to 10:10
December 9, 14
08:05 to 10:20

Austen, Jane   Sense and Sensibility, 2008   Drama   December 26, 14
2pm

Capote, Truman   One Christmas, 1994   True Christmas   December 2, 14
09:00 to 11:00
December 5, 14
19:00 to 21:00
December 6, 14
05:00 to 07:00
December 8, 14
23:00 to 01:00
        True Drama   December 8, 14
11:00 to 13:00
    Eine Leiche zum Dessert, 1976
(Murder by Death)
starring Truman Capote
  Sky Nostalgie   November 30, 14
13:00 - 14:35
December 8, 14
10:15 - 11:50
December 14, 14
11:00 - 12:35
    Kaltblütig, 1967
(In Cold Blood)
  kabel eins CLASSICS   December 7, 14
21:50 - 00:00

Dickens, Charles   Oliver Twist, 2007   Drama   December 25, 14
1pm
    Great Expectations, 2011   Drama   December 24, 14
1pm
    David Copperfield, 1999   Drama   December 23, 14
1pm

English   Language Courses
  various stations    

Fitzgerald, F Scott   Gatsby le Magnifique, 2013
(The Great Gatsby)
  Canal + Cinema   December 11, 14
20:50 - 23:10
        Canal +   December 18, 14
15:50 - 18:15
    Der grože Gatsby, 1974   kabel eins CLASSICS   December 14, 14
23:05 - 01:20
    The Great Gatsby Special
Behind the scenes of Baz Luhrmann's adaptation
  Sky Movies Greats   November 29, 14
5:30am - 6am

Forster, EM   Zimmer mit Aussicht, 1985
(A Room with a View)
  Kinowelt   November 29, 14
21:55 - 23:50
December 7, 14
02:20 - 04:15
    Wiedersehen in Howards End, 1992
(Howards End)
  arte D   December 21, 14
20:15 - 22:30
December 23, 14
13:55 - 16:15
    Reise nach Indien, 1984
(A Passage to India)
  RBB   December 28, 14
02:20 - 04:55

Greene, Graham   Der dritte Mann, 1949
(The Third Man)
  Sky Nostalgie   December 7, 14
22:50 - 00:35
December 14, 14
00:00 - 01:40

Hansberry, Lorraine   A Raisin in the Sun, 2008   movie mix
More Than Movies
  December 4, 14
03:15 to 04:10 | 04:15 to 06:00

Hardy, Thomas   Tess of the D'Urbervilles   Drama   December 28, 14
1pm

Hornby, Nick   About a Boy
Comedyserie nach dem gleichnamigen Nick-Hornby-Bestseller
  COMEDY CENTRAL   November 28, 14
18:40 - 19:00
November 29, 14
22:55 - 23:20
November 30, 14
22:30 - 22:55
December 1, 14
17:50 - 18:15
December 5, 14
18:45 - 19:05
December 6, 14
22:55 - 23:20
December 7, 14
19:05 - 19:30 | 22:25 - 22:55
December 8, 14
17:50 - 18:15
December 12, 14
18:45 - 19:05
December 13, 14
22:55 - 23:20
December 14, 14
19:05 - 19:30 | 22:25 - 22:55
December 15, 14
17:50 - 18:15
    About a Boy, 2002   GOLD   November 28, 14
9pm - 11pm
November 29, 14
7pm
        Sky Movies Comedy   December 1, 14
11:50 to 13:35 | 21:00 to 22:50
        Sky Movies Greats   December 6, 14
09:50 to 11:35

Hosseini, Khaled   Drachenläufer, 2007
(The Kite Runner)
  RBB   December 3, 14
22:45 - 00:45

Irving, John   Gottes Werk und Teufels Beitrag, 1999
(The Cider House Rules)
  Kinowelt   November 30, 14
20:15 - 22:20
    Garp und wie er die Welt sah, 1982
(The World According to Garp)
  TNT Glitz   December 12, 14
20:15 - 22:30

Irving, Washington   Sleepy Hollow, 2013
(Sleepy Hollow)
  ProSieben MAXX   December 1, 14
20:15 - 21:10
December 2, 14
01:35 - 02:20
December 8, 14
20:15 - 21:10
December 9, 14
02:20 - 03:00
December 15, 14
20:15 - 21:10
December 16, 14
02:20 - 03:00
    Sleepy Hollow, 1999
(Sleepy Hollow)
  SAT.1   December 15, 14
22:40 - 00:45
    Sleepy Hollow, 2013   Universal Channel   December 3, 14
21:00 to 22:00
December 4, 14
01:00 to 02:00

Languge   English
  various stations    

Lee, Harper   To Kill a Mockingbird, 1962   Sky Movies Greats   December 8, 14
07:00 to 09:15 | 07:00 to 09:15

Literature   Literature
  various stations    

Miller, Arthur   Tod eines Handlungsreisenden, 1985
(Death of a Salesman)
  KinoweltTV   November 26, 14
13:25 - 15:35

Proulx, Annie   Brokeback Mountain, 2005
(Brokeback Mountain)
  Sky Emotion   November 27, 14
18:00 - 20:15
December 2, 14
23:15 - 01:30
December 8, 14
08:05 - 10:20
December 15, 14
13:00 - 15:15
December 16, 14
03:05 - 05:20

Shaffer, Peter   Equus _ Blinde Pferde, 1977
(Equus)
  MGM   December 10, 14
02:30 - 04:45
December 22, 14
06:45 - 09:00

Shakespeare, William   Die Tragödie von Romeo und Julia
eine Aufzeichnung aus dem Thalia Theater, Hamburg 2014.
  3sat   November 29, 14
20:15 - 23:10
    Terra X
Das Shakespeare-Rätsel, Doku
  ZDFneo   December 3, 14
02:00 - 02:45
    As You Like It
From the fantastic open-air Globe Theatre on London's South Bank
  Sky Arts 2   November 24, 14
08:00 to 10:30
    Othello, 1995
(Othello)
  TNT Film   December 14, 14
18:10 - 20:15
    Henry IV
From London's spectacular Globe Theatre.
  Sky Arts 2   November 29, 14
17:00 to 19:50
December 1, 14
08:00 to 10:50
December 3, 14
20:00 to 22:55
    Romeo and Juliet, 1996   More Than Movies
movie mix
  November 29, 14
18:40 to 19:35

Steinbeck, John   Die Straße der Ölsardinen, 1982
(Cannery Row)
  TNT Film   December 8, 14
23:30 - 01:30

Walker, Alice   Die Farbe Lila, 1985
(The Color Purple)
  VOX   November 29, 14
05:30 - 08:30

Wilde, Oscar   Das Bildnis des Dorian Gray, 2009
(Dorian Gray)
  Teleclub Star   December 7, 14
09:50 - 11:40
December 15, 14
16:45 - 18:40
        STAR TV   November 27, 14
21:15 - 23:10
November 28, 14
18:00 - 20:00

Williams, Tennessee   Endstation Sehnsucht, 1951
(A Streetcar Named Desire)
  ARTE D   December 15, 14
20:15 - 22:10

Wyndham, John   The Day of The Triffids, 1981   BBC 4   November 30, 14
20:00 to 20:30
December 7, 14
20:00 to 20:30