Literature in the Media

Literature Programs on TV in Europe

(German and English speaking areas)
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Brontë, Emily   Sturmhöhe, 2003
(Wuthering Heights)
  MGM HD   July 31, 14
06:25 - 08:05

Cain, James   Im Netz der Leidenschaften, 1946
(The Postman Always Rings Twice)
  TNT Film   July 29, 14
07:25 - 09:20
    La fiamma del peccato, 1944
(Double Indemnity)
  RSI LA 2   July 31, 14
14:45 - 16:30

Chevalier, Tracy   Das Mädchen mit dem Perlenohrring, 1981
(Girl with a Pearl Earring)
  Sky Emotion   August 3, 14
10:30 - 12:10
August 8, 14
18:35 - 20:15
August 113, 14
16:50 - 18:30

Clark, Brian   Ist das nicht mein Leben?, 1981
(Whose Life Is It Anyway?))
  Sony E. Television   August 23, 14
11:30 - 13:30

Cunningham, Michael   The Hours - Von Ewigkeit zu Ewigkeit, 2002
(The Hours)
  Sony E. Television   August 2, 14
20:15 - 22:05
August 3, 14
17:35 - 19:30
August 4, 14
02:40 - 04:35
August 6, 14
20:15 - 22:05
August 11, 14
20:15 - 22:10

English   Language Courses
  various stations    

Fitzgerald, F Scott   Der große Gatsby, 1974
(The Great Gatsby)
  kabel eins CLASSICS   July 29, 14
07:20 - 09:40
    Der große Gatsby, 2013
(The Great Gatsby)
  Sky Emotion   August 5, 14
20:15 - 22:35
August 6, 14
12:35 - 14:55
August 11, 14
17:50 - 20:15
    Gatsby le Magnifique, 2013
(The Great Gatsby)
  Canal + Cinema   July 31, 14
16:30 - 18:45
August 6, 14
14:25 - 16:45
    The Great Gatsby, 2013   Sky Movies Drama and Romance   July 30, 14
22:00 to 00:30
August 4, 14
11:40 to 14:05

Foer, Jonathan Safran   Alles ist erleuchtet, 2005
(Everything Is Illuminated)
  Tele 5   August 10, 14
22:30 - 00:45
August 11, 14
02:40 - 04:35

Golding, William   Der Herr der Fliegen, 1990
(Lord of the Flies)
  MGM   August 9, 14
07:50 - 09:20

Gruen, Sara   Wasser für die Elefanten, 2011
(Water for Elephants)
  Das Erste   July 28, 14
20:15 - 22:05
July 29, 14
02:00 - 03:50

Hemingway, Ernest   Wem die Stunde schlägt, 1943
(For Whom the Bell Tolls)
  TNT Film   August 11, 14
03:30 - 06:00

Hornby, Nick   About a Boy oder: Der Tag der toten Ente, 2002
(About a Boy)
  TNT Film   August 6, 14
14:55 - 16:35
Hornby, Nick   About a Boy , 2002   itv2   August 2, 14
19:00 to 21:00

Irving, John   The Door in the Floor - Tür der Versuchung, 2002
(The Door in the Floor)
  Sky Emotion   August 2, 14
07:55 - 09:45
August 8, 14
14:25 - 16:20
August 13, 14
05:10 - 07:00

Irving, Washington   Sleepy Hollow, 1999   Film4   August 1, 14
21:00 to 23:05

Kidd, Sue Monk   Die Bienenhüterin, 2008
(The Secret Life of Bees)
  Sky Emotion   July 29, 14
23:45 - 01:35

Lee, Harper   To Kill a Mockingbird, 1962   Sky Movies Select   July 29, 14
08:30 to 10:50 | 16:45 to 19:00
August 7, 14
11:30 to 13:45
August 8, 14
03:45 to 06:00

Literature   Literature
  various stations    

London, Jack   Ruf der Wildnis, 2009
(Call of the Wild)
  3sat   August 3, 14
17:05 - 18:30

Martel, Yann   L'odyssée de Pi, 2012
(Life of Pi)
  Canal + Cinema   July 31, 14
20:50 - 22:50
August 4, 14
13:20 - 15:20
    Life of Pi: Schiffbruch mit Tiger, 2012
(Life of Pi)
  Sky Emotion   July 31, 14
22:10 - 00:15

McCabe, Patrick   The Butcher Boy, 1997   TV3   August 4, 14
23:00 to 01:05

Melville, Herman   Mythos Moby Dick   SPIEGEL Geschichte   July 30, 14
20:15 - 21:00
July 31, 14
13:25 - 14:10
August 2, 14
02:15 - 03:05 | 06:20 - 07:05
    Moby Dick, 1956
(Moby Dick)
  MGM HD   August 8, 14
07:15 - 09:10

Miller, Arthur   Tod eines Handlungsreisenden, 1985
(Death of a Salesman)
  KinoweltTV   August 8, 14
20:15 - 22:30

O'Neill, Eugene   Long Day's Journey Into Night, 1962
(Long Day's Journey Into Night)
  Sky Nostalgie   July 31, 14
04:30 - 07:05
August 6, 14
01:20 - 03:35
August 12, 14
04:50 - 07:00

Proulx, Annie   Brokeback Mountain, 2005
(Brokeback Mountain)
  Sky Emotion   August 3, 14
08:15 - 10:30
August 8, 14
16:20 - 18:35

Shaffer, Peter   Amadeus Mozart   Blue Movie   July 30, 14
08:10 - 10:00 | 19:00 - 20:50

Shakespeare, William   Mendelssohn, Ein Sommernachtstraum
Auszüge
  Classica   July 29, 14
03:15 - 03:45
    Der Kaufmann von Venedig, 2004
(The Merchant of Venice)
  STAR TV   July 30, 14
20:15 - 22:45
July 31, 14
18:00 - 20:00
    Verdi, Otello
aufgezeichnet im Innenhof des Dogenpalasts in Venedig.
  Classica   August 16, 14
22:25 - 00:55

Wilde, Oscar   Das Bildnis des Dorian Gray, 1996
(Il ritratto di Dorian Gray)
  Sky Nostalgie   July 30, 14
07:55 - 09:30
    An Ideal Husband, 2004
(An Ideal Husband)
  Belgien 1   August 8, 14
23:10 - 00:45

Williams, Tennessee   Die Straße der Ölsardinen, 1982
(Cannery Row)
  TNT Film   July 30, 14
09:55 - 11:55
August 11, 14
12:30 - 14:30