FRIDAY, March 1, 2019

 

8:00 PM FRANCE 24 LIVE

Comprehensive international news updates every 30 minutes mixed with award winning special reports and exclusive magazine programs. Distributed by France 24, broadcast in English.

 

9:00 PM CRIME SCENE CLEANER: AN ASSIGNMENT FROM BEYOND

Schotty is called in to clean a house where a homeless man was found dead. He arrives for work to discover he's not the only one hired to cleanse the property; a shaman has also been brought in to perform ancient rites. Directed by Arne Feldhusen, 2013. (Repeats 3/2 at 12:00am and 3/2 at 3:00am)

 

9:30 PM CRIME SCENE CLEANER: CARNIVORES

Should people eat animals? There is quite possibly no one who can answer this question with greater conviction than Heiko "Schotty" Schotte. But when his views are confronted by a radical vegan, there can be but one outcome... Directed by Arne Feldhusen, 2014. (Repeats 3/2 at 12:30am and 3/2 at 3:30am)

 

10:00 PM MURDER'S AT BARLUME: THE KING OF GAMES

Massimo gets enmeshed in a tricky mystery after a car accident claims the lives of a prominent political aide and her son. Directed by Eugenio Cappuccio, 2013. (Repeats 3/2 at 1:00am and 3/2 at 4:00am)

 

12:00 AM CRIME SCENE CLEANER: AN ASSIGNMENT FROM BEYOND

See March 1 description (Repeats 3/2 at 3:00am)

 

SATURDAY, March 2, 2019

 

9:00 PM CRIME SCENE CLEANER: PIGS

Schotty encounters an old girlfriend and uncovers some secrets about their relationship. Directed by Arne Feldhusen, 2014. (Repeats 3/3 at 12:00am and 3/3 at 3:00am)

 

9:30 PM CRIME SCENE CLEANER: CARPE DIEM

Schotty navigates office red tape after a long-time employee dies. Directed by Arne Feldhusen, 2014. (Repeats 3/3 at 12:30am and 3/3 at 3:30am)

 

10:00 PM MURDERS AT BARLUME: ACTION-REACTION

A Russian man collapses and dies while drinking at Barlume, and Massimo has to solve the case to save his business. Directed by Roan Johnson, 2016 (Repeats 3/3 at 1:00am and 3/3 at 4:00am)

 

12:00 AM CRIME SCENE CLEANER: PIGS

See March 2 description (Repeats 3/3 at 3:00am)

 

SUNDAY, March 3, 2019

 

9:00 PM VARG VEUM: WOMAN IN THE FRIDGE

An international oil drilling company hires private investigator Varg Veum to find their missing systems designer, Arne Samuelsen. Varg discovers the headless body of a woman jammed into the fridge in Arne’s apartment - and is promptly knocked unconscious. When he wakes up the body is missing. Varg has to clear his name and confront a ruthless extortionist in a maze of deception and sexual ambiguity. Directed by Alexander Eik, 2008, color. In Norwegian with English subtitles.

 

10:30 PM A CONVERSATION WITH LUCA ZINGARETTI

(Repeats 3/15 at 11:30pm, 3/18 at 2:30pm and 3/22 at 4:32am)

 

11:00 PM BLUE EYES: THE LAST FAREWELL

Elin grows increasingly unsure about whether or not to trust Max. Directed by Emiliano Goessens, 2014. (Repeats 3/4 at 2:00am and 3/4 at 5:00am)

 

MONDAY, March 4, 2019

 

8:00 PM FRANCE 24 LIVE

See March 1 description

 

9:00 PM JOHAN FALK: CODENAME LISA

(Repeats 3/4 at midnight and 3/5 at 3:00am)

 

10:30 PM WALLANDER'S WORLD

Detective Kurt Wallander is one of the most popular figures in modern Scandinavian crime fiction. This program traces the character's development and appeal, through interviews with author Henning Mankell and actor Krister Henriksson, plus the producers who brought his adventures to TV audiences around the world. An MHz Networks original production. (Repeats 3/9 at 5:30am and 3/10 at 2:32pm)

 

11:00 PM LOOK OF A KILLER: FAR AWAY FRIENDS, PART 01

Viktor is confronted by two men demanding he hand over his business assets. Tensions escalate quickly after Viktor refuses to be extorted. Directed by Lauri Nurkse, 2011. (Repeats 3/5 at 2:00am and 3/5 at 5:00am)

 

12:00 AM JOHAN FALK: CODENAME LISA

(Repeats 3/5 at 3:00am)

 

TUESDAY, March 5, 2019

 

8:00 PM FRANCE 24 LIVE

See March 1 description

 

10:00 PM AGATHA CHRISTIE'S FAMILY MURDER PARTY: EPISODE 03

The murderer still seems to be among the group when Alix gets clobbered by a vase one floor above her. Directed by Edwin Baily, 2006. (Repeats 3/6 at 1:00am and 3/6 at 4:00am)

 

12:00 AM LOLA UPSIDE DOWN

(Repeats 3/6 at 3:00am)

 

WEDNESDAY, March 6, 2019

 

8:00 PM FRANCE 24 LIVE

See March 1 description

 

10:30 PM MONTALBANO: FROM PAGE TO SCREEN

The cast and crew of "Detective Montalbano" discuss the process of adapting Andrea Camilleri's books for the TV audience. An MHz Networks Original Production, 2013. In Italian with English subtitles. (Repeats 3/11 at 11:30am)

 

11:00 PM INSPECTOR MANARA: THE FACELESS WOMAN

Manara and friends investigate the curious case of a woman found without a face, while Lara seeks a best man for her wedding. Directed by Luca Ribuoli, 2011. (Repeats 3/7 at 2:00am and 3/7 at 5:00am)

 

12:00 AM MARY HIGGINS CLARK MYSTERIES: THE CRADLE WILL FALL

(Repeats 3/7 at 3:00am)

 

THURSDAY, March 7, 2019

 

8:00 PM FRANCE 24 LIVE

See March 1 description

 

11:00 PM GODLESS, THE: WEEKEND LEAVE

Klass and Freddie used to be best friends until one fateful night tore their comradery apart and turned them into bitter enemies. Directed by Iván López Núñez, 2012.

 

12:00 AM OCTOPUS, THE (LA PIOVRA) SEASON 4: EPISODE 3

Series 4 sees Corrado Cattani continue his personal war with the Mafia. As he investigates the killing of casino-owner Antonio Tindari by Salvatore Frolo, whose wife and daughter were murdered some years earlier, Corrado comes into contact with Tano Carridi, who is aiming with the aid of the Mafia, to gain control of a major insurance company. Cariddi also intends to marry Ester Rasi, the daughter of the company's incorruptible chairman. Cattani tries to dissuade Ester from marrying Cariddi, but when Cariddi blackmails her father, who is forced to commit suicide, Ester decides to stay with him to discover his secrets and get her revenge. Meanwhile Cattani comes across evidence suggesting that Frolo's daughter is not dead after all. As Cariddi finally succeeds in gaining control of the insurance company, events gather pace... Directed by Luigi Perelli, 1988, color. In Italian with English subtitles. (Repeats 3/8 at 3:00am)

 

FRIDAY, March 8, 2019

 

9:00 PM CRIME SCENE CLEANER: YES, I DO

Schotty contemplates marriage to a woman he's never met. Directed by Arne Feldhusen, 2014. (Repeats 3/9 at 12:00am)

 

9:30 PM CRIME SCENE CLEANER: MUD OLYMPICS

Schotty's in a rush to get to a soccer game, but his new client is in no hurry to see him go. Directed by Arne Feldhusen, 2014. (Repeats 3/9 at 12:30am and 3/9 at 3:30am)

 

11:30 PM ITALIANA

 

12:00 AM CRIME SCENE CLEANER: YES, I DO

See March 8 description

 

SATURDAY, March 9, 2019

 

9:00 PM CRIME SCENE CLEANER: THE CLEANER

Schotty may have met his match with his latest obsessive-compulsive client. Directed by Arne Feldhusen, 2014. (Repeats 3/10 at 12:00am and 3/10 at 3:00am)

 

9:30 PM CRIME SCENE CLEANER: EXPECT THE WORST

Schotty cleans up after an electronics store heist, assisted by a survivalist who's planning for the apocalypse. Directed by Arne Feldhusen, 2014. (Repeats 3/10 at 12:30am and 3/10 at 3:30am)

 

12:00 AM CRIME SCENE CLEANER: THE CLEANER

See March 9 description (Repeats 3/10 at 3:00am)

 

SUNDAY, March 10, 2019

 

8:00 PM FRANCE 24 LIVE

See March 1 description

 

10:30 PM MARTIN BECK: FROM PAGE TO SCREEN

(Repeats 3/16 at 5:30am and 3/30 at 5:30am)

 

11:00 PM BLUE EYES: MY PARENTS' LIES

Elin's apartment is broken into and she discovers who falsified Sarah's leave request. Directed by Emiliano Goessens, 2014. (Repeats 3/11 at 2:00am and 3/11 at 5:00am)

 

12:00 AM VARG VEUM: BURIED DOGS

Racial tension is running high in Bergen after a young black asylum seeker dies at the hands of the police. Shortly afterwards, a right-wing politician is targeted by a gunman at a public rally, and his wife is fatally wounded. The Party is about to hold a leadership election. One of the candidates, Marit Holm, comes to private investigator Varg Veum, insisting she is being stalked. Varg is drawn into a web of conspiracy and betrayal at the heart of the political establishment, in which spin doctors and political players will do anything to achieve their ends. Directed by Alexander Eik, 2008, color. In Norwegian with English subtitles. (Repeats 3/11 at 3:00am)

 

MONDAY, March 11, 2019

 

8:00 PM FRANCE 24 LIVE

See March 1 description

 

11:00 PM LOOK OF A KILLER: FAR AWAY FRIENDS, PART 02

Viktor has no choice but to illegally cross the border into Russia in order rescue his kidnapped girlfriend Marja. Fortunately, he has Teppo at his side to aide him. Directed by Lauri Nurkse, 2011. (Repeats 3/12 at 2:00am and 3/12 at 5:00am)

 

12:00 AM JOHAN FALK: INTO THE FIRE

Falk is blackmailed into smuggling a truckload of guns from Latvia. Directed by Richard Holm, 2015. (Repeats 3/12 at 3:00am)

 

TUESDAY, March 12, 2019

 

8:00 PM FRANCE 24 LIVE

See March 1 description

 

10:00 PM AGATHA CHRISTIE'S FAMILY MURDER PARTY: EPISODE 04

In the dramatic conclusion, the murderer gets exposed in a surprise plot twist. Directed by Edwin Baily, 2006. (Repeats 3/13 at 1:00am and 3/13 at 4:00am)

 

12:00 AM LOLA UPSIDE DOWN

(Repeats 3/13 at 3:00am)

 

WEDNESDAY, March 13, 2019

 

8:00 PM FRANCE 24 LIVE

See March 1 description

 

11:00 PM BAANTJER MYSTERIES, THE: THE MURDER AT THE STATION

An officer is murdered during an open house at the police station. A well-known criminal becomes the prime suspect after de Cock finds out he was at the station that day. Directed by Guido Pieters, 1995. (Repeats 3/14 at 2:00am and 3/14 at 5:00am)

 

12:00 AM MARY HIGGINS CLARK MYSTERIES: THE LOST YEARS

(Repeats 3/14 at 3:00am)

 

THURSDAY, March 14, 2019

 

9:00 PM OCTOPUS, THE (LA PIOVRA) SEASON 4: EPISODE 4

Series 4 sees Corrado Cattani continue his personal war with the Mafia. As he investigates the killing of casino-owner Antonio Tindari by Salvatore Frolo, whose wife and daughter were murdered some years earlier, Corrado comes into contact with Tano Carridi, who is aiming with the aid of the Mafia, to gain control of a major insurance company. Cariddi also intends to marry Ester Rasi, the daughter of the company's incorruptible chairman. Cattani tries to dissuade Ester from marrying Cariddi, but when Cariddi blackmails her father, who is forced to commit suicide, Ester decides to stay with him to discover his secrets and get her revenge. Meanwhile Cattani comes across evidence suggesting that Frolo's daughter is not dead after all. As Cariddi finally succeeds in gaining control of the insurance company, events gather pace... Directed by Luigi Perelli, 1988, color. In Italian with English subtitles. (Repeats 3/14 at midnight)

 

11:00 PM GODLESS, THE: DEAD MAN'S HAND

Frenk commits a successful robbery, but instead of keeping a low profile, he starts flashing his money around. Directed by Steffen Haars, 2013.

 

12:00 AM OCTOPUS, THE (LA PIOVRA) SEASON 4: EPISODE 4

See March 14 description

 

FRIDAY, March 15, 2019

 

8:00 PM FRANCE 24 LIVE

See March 1 description

 

9:00 PM CRIME SCENE CLEANER: THE CURSE

Schotty is trapped in a house with a curse; everything he says must rhyme in verse! Directed by Arne Feldhusen, 2014. (Repeats 3/16 at 12:00am and 3/16 at 3:00am)

 

9:30 PM CRIME SCENE CLEANER: TRANSACTIONS

In the aftermath of a bar shootout, Schotty tangles with the owner over love and money. Directed by Arne Feldhusen, 2014. (Repeats 3/16 at 12:30am and 3/16 at 3:30am)

 

11:30 PM A CONVERSATION WITH LUCA ZINGARETTI

(Repeats 3/18 at 2:30pm and 3/22 at 4:32am)

 

12:00 AM CRIME SCENE CLEANER: THE CURSE

See March 15 description (Repeats 3/16 at 3:00am)

 

SATURDAY, March 16, 2019

 

9:00 PM CRIME SCENE CLEANER

(Repeats 3/16 at midnight, 3/17 at 3:00am, 3/30 at 9:30pm, 3/31 at 12:30am and 3/31 at 3:30am)

 

9:30 PM CRIME SCENE CLEANER

(Repeats 3/17 at 12:30am and 3/17 at 3:30am)

 

10:00 PM MURDERS AT BARLUME

(Repeats 3/17 at 1:00am and 3/17 at 4:00am)

 

12:00 AM CRIME SCENE CLEANER

(Repeats 3/17 at 3:00am, 3/30 at 9:30pm, 3/31 at 12:30am and 3/31 at 3:30am)

 

12:30 AM CRIME SCENE CLEANER

(Repeats 3/17 at 3:30am)

 

SUNDAY, March 17, 2019

 

8:00 PM FRANCE 24 LIVE

See March 1 description

 

11:00 PM BLUE EYES: THE EARTHQUAKE

Elin struggles to understand why Gunnar has been lying. Directed by Fredrik Edfeldt, 2014. (Repeats 3/18 at 2:00am and 3/18 at 5:00am)

 

12:00 AM VARG VEUM: WRITING ON THE WALL

Varg is the target of a convicted murderer obsessed with revenge. Directed by Stefan Faldbakken, 2010. (Repeats 3/18 at 3:00am)

 

MONDAY, March 18, 2019

 

8:00 PM FRANCE 24 LIVE

See March 1 description

 

10:35 PM BRUNETTI: DONNA LEON INTERVIEW

Author Donna Leon talks about the Commissario Brunetti mysteries, Venice and more. In English. (Repeats 3/21 at 1:35am, 3/21 at 10:35pm and 3/23 at 5:30am)

 

11:00 PM LOOK OF A KILLER: THE FATHER, THE SON AND THE UNHOLY SPIRIT, PART 01

The husband of Viktor's estranged cousin has gone missing while working illegally in Finland. Viktor discovers a connection with one of his tenant's criminal operations. Directed by Lauri Nurkse, 2011. (Repeats 3/19 at 2:00am and 3/19 at 5:00am)

 

12:00 AM JOHAN FALK: SILENT DIPLOMACY

Falk and the team stumble onto a diplomatic plot as they track Seth’s shady dealings. Directed by Peter Lindmark, 2015. (Repeats 3/19 at 3:00am)

 

TUESDAY, March 19, 2019

 

8:00 PM FRANCE 24 LIVE

See March 1 description

 

10:00 PM AGATHA CHRISTIE'S CRIMINAL GAMES: HICKORY DICKORY DOCK

Marlène's sister runs a youth hostel plagued by criminal activity. Based on the Hercule Poirot novel. Directed by Eric Woreth, 2015. (Repeats 3/20 at 1:00am and 3/20 at 4:00am)

 

12:00 AM LOLA UPSIDE DOWN

(Repeats 3/20 at 3:00am)

 

WEDNESDAY, March 20, 2019

 

8:00 PM FRANCE 24 LIVE

See March 1 description

 

10:35 PM MAKING MONTALBANO: BEHIND THE SCENES WITH SICILY'S FAVORITE DETECTIVE

(Repeats 3/22 at 1:35am and 3/27 at 10:35pm)

 

11:00 PM BAANTJER MYSTERIES, THE: THE ADVERTISING MURDER

An officer is murdered during an open house at the police station. A well-known criminal becomes the prime suspect after de Cock finds out he was at the station that day. Directed by Guido Pieters, 1995. (Repeats 3/21 at 2:00am and 3/21 at 5:00am)

 

12:00 AM MARY HIGGINS CLARK MYSTERIES: LET ME CALL YOU SWEETHEART

(Repeats 3/21 at 3:00am)

 

THURSDAY, March 21, 2019

 

8:00 PM FRANCE 24 LIVE

See March 1 description

 

10:35 PM BRUNETTI: DONNA LEON INTERVIEW

See March 18 description (Repeats 3/23 at 5:30am)

 

11:00 PM GODLESS, THE: LOVERBOYS

The friendship between Kevin and Simon becomes complicated when Simon wants to be more than just friends. Directed by Rolf van Eijk, 2013.

 

FRIDAY, March 22, 2019

 

8:00 PM FRANCE 24 LIVE

See March 1 description

 

9:30 PM CRIME SCENE CLEANER

(Repeats 3/23 at 12:30am and 3/23 at 3:30am)

 

10:00 PM HOMICIDE UNIT ISTANBUL: THE BOSPORUS BROKER

A man who worked with a shady investment firm is found dead in the Bosporus. Directed by Thomas Jauch, 2015. (Repeats 3/23 at 1:00am and 3/23 at 4:00am)

 

11:30 PM ITALIANA

 

12:00 AM CRIME SCENE CLEANER

(Repeats 3/23 at 3:00am)

 

12:30 AM CRIME SCENE CLEANER

(Repeats 3/23 at 3:30am)

 

SATURDAY, March 23, 2019

 

9:00 PM CRIME SCENE CLEANER

(Repeats 3/23 at midnight and 3/24 at 3:00am)

 

9:30 PM CRIME SCENE CLEANER

(Repeats 3/24 at 12:30am and 3/24 at 3:30am)

 

10:00 PM MURDERS AT BARLUME

(Repeats 3/24 at 1:00am and 3/24 at 4:00am)

 

12:00 AM CRIME SCENE CLEANER

(Repeats 3/24 at 3:00am)

 

12:30 AM CRIME SCENE CLEANER

(Repeats 3/24 at 3:30am)

 

SUNDAY, March 24, 2019

 

8:00 PM FRANCE 24 LIVE

See March 1 description

 

11:00 PM BLUE EYES: THE SURGE

Veritas stages its most audacious attack yet. Directed by Fredrik Edfeldt, 2014. (Repeats 3/25 at 2:00am and 3/25 at 5:00am)

 

12:00 AM VARG VEUM: BLACK SHEEP

Varg investigates the disappearance of his girlfriend's sister. Directed by Stephan Apelgren, 2011. (Repeats 3/25 at 3:00am)

 

MONDAY, March 25, 2019

 

8:00 PM FRANCE 24 LIVE

See March 1 description

 

11:00 PM LOOK OF A KILLER: THE FATHER, THE SON AND THE UNHOLY SPIRIT, PART 02

After intercepting a drug shipment bound for Helsinki, Viktor find himself under threat from a Russian gangster. Viktor looks for a way out in order to protect his family. Directed by Lauri Nurkse, 2011. (Repeats 3/26 at 2:00am and 3/26 at 5:00am)

 

12:00 AM JOHAN FALK: BLOOD DIAMONDS

Niklas goes undercover on a dangerous mission. Directed by Peter Lindmark, 2015. (Repeats 3/26 at 3:00am)

 

TUESDAY, March 26, 2019

 

8:00 PM FRANCE 24 LIVE

See March 1 description

 

10:00 PM AGATHA CHRISTIE'S CRIMINAL GAMES: MURDER IS EASY

Avril goes undercover to help Inspector Laurence investigate a string of deaths at a textile factory. Based on the novel by Agatha Christie. Directed by Marc Angelo, 2015. (Repeats 3/27 at 1:00am and 3/27 at 4:00am)

 

12:00 AM LOLA UPSIDE DOWN

(Repeats 3/27 at 3:00am)

 

WEDNESDAY, March 27, 2019

 

8:00 PM FRANCE 24 LIVE

See March 1 description

 

10:35 PM MAKING MONTALBANO: BEHIND THE SCENES WITH SICILY'S FAVORITE DETECTIVE

 

11:00 PM BAANTJER MYSTERIES, THE: THE MURDER OF THE MURDERER

After the statute of limitation is over, an old man confesses to the murder of a young boy 19 years prior. De Cock, who had originally worked on the boy’s missing persons case, is frustrated since he can no longer charge the man. Directed by Guido Pieters, 1995. (Repeats 3/28 at 2:00am and 3/28 at 5:00am)

 

12:00 AM MARY HIGGINS CLARK MYSTERIES: REMEMBER ME

A mother is having hallucinations of her dead son, while an actor is accused of killing his girlfriend during a boating trip. (Repeats 3/28 at 3:00am)

 

THURSDAY, March 28, 2019

 

8:00 PM FRANCE 24 LIVE

See March 1 description

 

11:00 PM GODLESS, THE: PARANOID

Gio is over the moon when his girlfriend Adinda finds herself pregnant. Directed by Paloma Aguilera Valdebenito, 2013.

 

FRIDAY, March 29, 2019

 

8:00 PM FRANCE 24 LIVE

See March 1 description

 

9:30 PM CRIME SCENE CLEANER

(Repeats 3/30 at 12:30am and 3/30 at 3:30am)

 

10:00 PM HOMICIDE UNIT ISTANBUL: TAURUS, PART 1

Özakin investigates a murder connected to a well-known author. Directed by Bruno Grass, 2016. (Repeats 3/30 at 1:00am and 3/30 at 4:00am)

 

11:30 PM ITALIANA: EPISODE 01

The art, glamor and folklore of Sicily, the thousand-year tradition of Venetian glassmakers and the royal palaces of Italy.

 

12:00 AM CRIME SCENE CLEANER

(Repeats 3/30 at 3:00am)

 

12:30 AM CRIME SCENE CLEANER

(Repeats 3/30 at 3:30am)

 

SATURDAY, March 30, 2019

 

9:00 PM CRIME SCENE CLEANER

(Repeats 3/30 at midnight and 3/31 at 3:00am)

 

9:30 PM CRIME SCENE CLEANER

(Repeats 3/31 at 12:30am and 3/31 at 3:30am)

 

10:00 PM MURDERS AT BARLUME

(Repeats 3/31 at 1:00am and 3/31 at 4:00am)

 

12:00 AM CRIME SCENE CLEANER

(Repeats 3/31 at 3:00am)

 

12:30 AM CRIME SCENE CLEANER

(Repeats 3/31 at 3:30am)

 

SUNDAY, March 31, 2019

 

8:00 PM FRANCE 24 LIVE

See March 1 description

 

11:00 PM BLUE EYES: THE WAKE

Elin is contacted by an unexpected party who suggests a collaboration, but can this new ally be trusted? Directed by Emiliano Goessens, 2014.