Literature in the Media

Literature Programs on TV in Europe

(Mainly German and English speaking areas)
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Albee, Edward   Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?, 1966   Sky Movies Select   September 25, 14
06:30 to 08:50

Bronte, Emily   Emily Brontës Sturmhöhe, 2009
(Wuthering Heights)
  3sat   October 2, 14
22:25 - 00:30

Chevalier, Tracy   Das Mädchen mit dem Perlenohrring, 2003
(Girl with a Pearl Earring)
  Sky Emotion   September 29, 14
21:50 - 23:30
September 30, 14
09:10 - 10:50
October 5, 14
23:45 - 01:25

Clark, Brian   Ist das nicht mein Leben?, 1981
(Whose Life Is It Anyway?)
  TNT Film   October 15, 14
18:15 - 20:15

English   Language Courses
  various stations    

Fitzgerald, F Scott   Der große Gatsby, 2013
(The Great Gatsby)
  Sky Emotion   September 26, 14
22:00 - 00:20
September 30, 14
14:15 - 16:35
October 1, 14
03:45 - 06:05
October 5, 14
14:10 - 16:25
        Teleclub Star   September 24, 14
20:15 - 22:35
September 25, 14
05:45 - 08:05
September 30, 14
12:25 - 14:45
    Der große Gatsby, 1974
(The Great Gatsby)
  kabel eins CLASSICS   October 5, 14
10:35 - 12:55
    Der seltsame Fall des Benjamin Button, 2008
(The Curious Case of Benjamin Button)
  ProSieben   October 4, 14
20:15 - 23:35
October 5, 14
08:30 - 11:30

Forster, EM   Zimmer mit Aussicht, 1985
(A Room with a View)
  Kinowelt   October 15, 14
20:15 - 22:10

Hemingway, Ernest   Wem die Stunde schlägt, 1943
(For Whom the Bell Tolls)
  TNT Film   October 10, 14
06:40 - 09:15
    Haben und Nichthaben, 1944
(To Have and Have Not)
  TNT Film   October 9, 14
07:55 - 09:35

Hornby, Nick   About a Boy oder: Der Tag der toten Ente, 2002
(About a Boy)
  TNT Film   October 2, 14
16:30 - 18:10
        ATV   October 5, 14
20:15 - 22:20
October 6, 14
00:25 - 02:25

Irving, John   The Door in the Floor, 2002
(The Door in the Floor)
  Sky Emotion   September 25, 14
00:20 - 02:10
    Gottes Werk und Teufels Beitrag, 1999
(The Cider House Rules)
  KinoweltTV   September 21, 14
07:00 - 09:05
September 23, 14
07:45 - 09:45

Irving, Washington   Sleepy Hollow, 2013
(Sleepy Hollow)
Staffel 1
  FOX   September 24, 14
21:00 - 21:45
September 25, 14
00:10 - 00:55
September 28, 14
23:15 - 00:00
October 1, 14
21:00 - 21:45
October 2, 14
00:05 - 00:50
October 5, 14
23:15 - 00:00
October 8, 14
21:00 - 21:45
October 9, 14
00:05 - 00:45
    Sleepy Hollow, 1999
(Sleepy Hollow)
  Teleclub Star   October 3, 14
02:10 - 03:55
    Sleepy Hollow, 2013
Series 1
  Universal Channel   September 27, 14
00:00 to 01:00

Lee, Harper   To Kill a Mockingbird, 1962   Sky Movies Select   September 26, 14
11:45 to 14:00
September 27, 14
04:25 to 06:40

Literature   Literature
  various stations    

Martel, Yann   Life of Pi: Schiffbruch mit Tiger, 2012
(Life of Pi)
  Sky Hits   October 1, 14
20:15 - 22:25
October 2, 14
10:05 - 12:10
October 5, 14
18:05 - 20:15
October 6, 14
10:30 - 12:35
October 11, 14
14:10 - 16:15
October 12, 14
03:35 - 05:45
October 16, 14
09:35 - 11:40
October 21, 14
15:30 - 17:40
October 22, 14
06:20 - 08:30
    L'Odyssée de Pi, 2012
(Life of Pi)
  TSR 1   October 20, 14
20:45 - 22:50

McEwan, Ian   Espiazione, 2007
(Atonement)
  RSI LA 1   September 28, 14
21:30 - 23:30

Miller, Arthur   Tod eines Handlungsreisenden, 1985
(Death of a Salesman)
  Kinowelt   October 20, 14
16:20 - 18:35

Shaffer, Peter   Brèves d'Histoire, 2002
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
  Histoire   September 30, 14
06:55 - 07:00
October 4, 14
06:55 - 07:00

Shakespeare, William   Roméo et Juliette by Charles Gounod at the Met, 2007
with Roberto Alagna and Anna Netrebko
  Mezzo   October 2, 14
17:00 - 19:50
October 6, 14
17:00 - 19:50
    Hamlet, 1996
(Hamlet)
  TNT Film   September 27, 14
11:55 - 15:55
    Shakespeare's Globe
A revealing behind the scenes documentary on the modern-day Globe Theatre
  Sky Arts 2   September 20, 14
19:00 to 20:00
    A Midsummer Night's Dream, 2007
choreography by George Balanchine
  Mezzo   September 26, 14
21:30 - 23:15
September 29, 14
13:00 - 14:45
October 8, 14
09:30 - 11:15
    Shakespeare in Love, 1998
(Shakespeare in Love)
  Universal Channel HD   September 27, 14
10:25 - 12:30
September 28, 14
06:50 - 08:55
        SRF 1   October 18, 14
00:05 - 02:00
    Das Shakespeare-Rätsel
Viele Forscher behaupten, der Verfasser der Shakespeare'schen Werke sei ein anderer gewesen.
  Phoenix   October 7, 14
21:00 - 21:45
October 8, 14
01:30 - 02:15 | 08:15 - 09:00 | 19:15 - 20:00
    Terra
Schrieb Shakespeare tatsŠchlich 'Hamlet', 'Kšnig Lear' und 'Romeo und Julia'? Dieser Frage geht die Dokumentation 'Terra X: Das Shakespeare-RŠtsel' auf den Grund.
  HISTORY HD   October 10, 14
16:00 - 17:00
October 11, 14
00:00 - 01:00 | 08:00 - 09:00
    Anonymus, 2011
(Anonymus)
  ProSieben   October 4, 14
20:15 - 22:55
    Verdi, Macbeth   Classica   October 11, 14
03:15 - 05:52
    Verdi, Otello   Classica   October 15, 14
20:15 - 22:35
    Verlorene Liebesmüh, 2000
(Love's Labour's Lost)
  3sat   October 5, 14
04:30 - 06:00

Steinbeck, John   Cannery Row _ Straße der Ölsardinen, 1977
(Cannery Row)
  TNT Film   September 30, 14
18:15 - 20:15

Walker, Alice   Die Farbe Lila, 1985
(The Color Purple)
  VOX   October 11, 14
05:35 - 08:35

Wharton, Edith   Zeit der Unschuld, 1993
(The Age of Innocence)
  TNT Film   October 1, 14
22:15 - 00:35
October 7, 14
12:40 - 15:00

Williams, Williams   Endstation Sehnsucht, 1951
(A Streetcar Named Desire)
  TNT Film   September 24, 14
09:05 - 11:05