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 9, 14
06:30 to 08:50
        Sky Movies Greats   September 2, 14
02:00 to 04:20

Austen, Jane   Sense and Sensibility
Andrew Davies' romantic and stylish adaptation
  Drama   September 14, 14
4pm-7pm
    Sinn und Sinnlichkeit, 1995
(Sense and Sensibility)
  Sony E. Television   September 1, 14
00:00 - 02:15 | 15:15 - 17:25

Bronte, Emily   Sturmhöhe, 2009
(Wuthering Heights)
  Passion   September 17, 14
16:25 - 17:15

Chevalier, Tracy   Das Mädchen mit dem Perlenohrring, 1981
(Girl with a Pearl Earring)
  Sky Emotion   September 2, 14
23:25 - 01:05
September 11, 14
08:20 - 10:00

Cooper, James Fenimore   Der letzte Mohikaner, 1992
(The Last of the Mohicans)
  NDR   September 1, 14
00:05 - 01:50

Dickens, Charles   David Copperfield
with Daniel Radcliffe
  Drama   September 7, 14
3-7pm

English   Language Courses
  various stations    

Fitzgerald, F Scott   Der große Gatsby, 2013
(The Great Gatsby)
  Sky Emotion   September 6, 14
20:15 - 22:40
September 7, 14
02:35 - 04:55
September 10, 14
:00 - 14:20
        Teleclub Star   September 2, 14
22:35 - 00:55
September 3, 14
07:05 - 09:25
September 8, 14
12:20 - 14:40
September 14, 14
17:55 - 20:15
September 15, 14
06:15 - 08:35
September 24, 14
20:15 - 22:35
September 25, 14
05:45 - 08:05
September 30, 14
12:25 - 14:45

Hardy, Thomas   Tess of the D'Urbervilles   Drama   September 21, 14
2:20-6:50pm

Hemingway, Ernest   Haben und Nichthaben, 1944
(To Have and Have Not)
  TNT Film   September 16, 14
07:30 - 09:10

Irving, John   The Door in the Floor, 2002
(The Door in the Floor)
  Sky Emotion   September 4, 14
06:45 - 08:35
September 9, 14
16:35 - 18:25
September 15, 14
03:00 - 04:50
    Gottes Werk und Teufels Beitrag, 1999
(The Cider House Rules)
  KinoweltTV   September 12, 14
13:25 - 15:25
September 14, 14
14:10 - 16:10
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 10, 14
21:00 - 21:45
September 11, 14
00:15 - 01:00
    Sleepy Hollow, 2013
Series 1
  Universal Channel   September 6, 14
00:00 to 03:00
    Sleepy Hollow, 1999
(Sleepy Hollow)
  StarTV   September 17, 14
21:15 - 23:15
September 18, 14
04:30 - 06:10

James, Henry   Portrait of a Lady, 1996
(The Portrait of a Lady)
  arte   September 8, 14
13:40 - 16:00

Lee, Harper   To Kill a Mockingbird, 1962   Sky Movies Select   September 4, 14
12:25 to 14:40
September 5, 14
04:40 to 06:55

Literature   Literature
  various stations    

Martel, Yann   Life of Pi: Schiffbruch mit Tiger, 2012
(Life of Pi)
  Sky Hits   September 3, 14
20:15 - 22:20
September 19, 14
21:55 - 00:05
September 20, 14
14:45 - 16:50
    Making of Life of Pi
Hinter den Kulissen bei den Dreharbeiten
  Sky Hits   September 3, 14
22:20 - 22:30

Melville, Herman   Moby Dick, 1956
(Moby Dick)
  MGM HD   September 8, 14
15:05 - 17:00
September 22, 14
06:20 - 08:15
    Moby Dick, 2010
(Moby Dick)
  SRF 1   September 8, 14
00:50 - 02:50

Prejean, Helen   Dead Man Walking _ Sein letzter Gang, 1995
(Dead Man Walking)
  13th Street   September 1, 14
00:20 - 02:25
        ATV II   September 4, 14
20:15 - 22:35
September 5, 14
01:10 - 03:05

Proulx, Annie   Schiffsmeldungen, 2001
(The Shipping News)
  ServusTV   September 13, 14
20:15 - 22:15
September 14, 14
00:15 - 02:00

Shaffer, Peter   Equus - Blinde Pferde, 1977
(Equus)
  MGM HD   September 15, 14
06:10 - 08:25

Shakespeare, William   Othello, 1995
(Othello)
  TNT Film   September 4, 14
08:25 - 10:30
    Hamlet, 1990
(Hamlet)
  Kinowelt   September 1, 14
09:25 - 11:35
    Roméo et Juliette by Charles Gounod at the Met, 2007
with Roberto Alagna and Anna Netrebko
  Mezzo   September 1, 14
17:00 - 19:50
September 9, 14
20:30 - 23:30
    Romeo feat. Julia - Shakespeare in Rap   SWR/SR   September 14, 14
09:45 - 10:30

Steinbeck, John   Cannery Row _ Straße der Ölsardinen, 1977
(Cannery Row)
  TNT Film   September 10, 14
16:30 - 18:30
September 30, 14
18:15 - 20:15

Twain, Mark   Tom Sawyer, 1977
(Tom Sawyer)
  RSI LA 2   September 17, 14
13:45 - 15:30

Updike, John   Die Hexen von Eastwick, 1987
(The Witches of Eastwick)
  TNT Glitz   September 12, 14
20:15 - 22:10

Wilde, Oscar   Ernst sein ist alles, 2002
(The Importance of Being Earnest)
  Disney Channel   September 11, 14
20:15 - 22:00
September 12, 14
21:40 - 23:25

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