MHz International Mystery

MHz Worldview will be broadcasting their great International Mystery program on a daily schedule starting January 1, 2012 at 9 PM and 12 Midnight, Eastern Time. For U.S. Residents, the MHz Worldview channel is available in the the following locations described at this link. (e.g. in the San Francisco area MHz is on Digital Channel 60.2 and on Comcast Channel 198)

Or, you can watch the MHz Live Stream


MHz International Mystery
Weekly Schedules for 2012

January 1-7 • January 8-14 • January 15-21 • January 22-28
January 29-February 4 • February 5-11 • February 12-18 • February 19-25
February 26-March 3 • March 4-10 • March 11-17 • March 18-24 • March 25-31
April 1-7 • April 8-14 • April 15-21 • April 22-28 • April 29-May-5
May 6-12 • May 13-19 • May 20-26 • May 27-June 2
June 3-9 • June 10-16 • June 17-23 • June 24-30
July 1-7 • July 8-14 • July 15-21 • July 22-28 • July 29-August-4
August 5-11 • August 12-18 • August 19-25 • August 26-September 1
September 2-8 • September 9-15 • September 16-22 • September 23-29 • Sept 30-October 6
October 7-13 • October 14-20 • October 21-27 • October 28-November 3
November 4-10 • November 11-17 • November 18-24 • November 25-December 1
December 2-8 • December 9-15 • December 16-22 • December 23-29
December 30, 2012 - January 5, 2013


April 1-7, 2012
Sunday
April 1
Detective Montalbano
The Snack Thief #101

An elderly import-export merchant is found dead; a young Tunisian woman who may have been mixed up with him disappears the same day— and who’s been stealing those schoolkids’ lunches? Maybe Luca Zingaretti’s Montalbano can link all three together. All amid the dazzling locations of Sicily’s southern coast. 1999. In Italian with English subtitles.

Monday
April 2
Don Matteo
A Matter of Smell #108

The town’s truffle hunters are up in arms when it appears that their dogs have been poisoned! Only one is still alive, whose master is now accused of committing the crime. Don Matteo discovers the poison, along with who really had it in for the dogs. In Italian with English subtitles.


The Octopus Series 2: Episode 2

Encore Presentation! Police Inspector Corrado Cattani’s war against the Mafia continues. With Oscar-winner Martin Balsam and music by Ennio Morricone. 1985. In Italian with English subtitles.

Tuesday
April 3
Maigret
The Man on the Bench #110

It should be easy enough to identify a man knifed just off a busy boulevard at the height of rush hour—but his wife doesn’t recognize his shoes! And that’s just the beginning of the surprises for Inspector Maigret.1993. In French with English subtitles.

Wednesday
April 4
East West 101
Hunt for the Killer #104

The brutal slaying of a Vietnamese couple in Cabramatta is carried out amidst the stress of the Internal Affairs investigation. This time it’s Malik in the hot seat. Whatever he says to I.A. will affect Crowley’s future. Broadcast in English.


Those In Power
The Regicide Part 4 #108

The Regicide is a penetrating depiction of the inner machinations of power in its public and private guises. A compelling and intensely thrilling story about those who rule and those affected by that rule, about power and powerlessness, and above all, about perpetrators and victims. Directed by Kathrine Windfeld, 2005, color.

Thursday
April 5
Fat Friends
Fat Chance

Fat Friends is a drama with comic overtones following the live and loves of the members of a weekly weight loss club. Written by Kay Mellor, the series is a precursor of sorts to the popular British sitcom Gavin & Stacey, featuring much of the same cast as that show: Ruth Jones, James Corden and Alison Steadman. In tonight's episode, Alan Ashburn is losing weight for his 20th wedding anniversary celebrations - but a romantic meal out with his wife ends in their relationship falling apart. 2000. In English.


Vanguard International Cinema:
Island Etude

A beautifully-photographed coming-of-age road movie, Island Etude is the story of a handsome young hearing-impaired man who decides to ride a bike along the Taiwanese coastline, embarking on a seven-day journey. Along the way he makes new friends, falls in love, and pays a surprise visit to his grandparent’s village, where he rediscovers his roots as he joins a ritualistic procession for the Goddess Matsu. Directed by En Chen, 2007. In Taiwanese with English subtitles.

Friday
April 6
The Vanishing of Patò

A period drama from the fictional town of Vigata, made famous as the home of Andrea Camileri's popular Detective Montalbano. It's 1890 and as the town enjoys its traditional Good Friday drama, the local bank manager, Antonio Patò disappears. Is he dead or hidden? In the end the truth emerges, but not before an engaging portrait of the characters and customs of Sicilian life 220 years ago emerges. 2010. In Italian with English subtitles.

Saturday
April 7

Irene Huss
The Glass Devil #105

In a small village, three members of a family are brutally murdered in their homes, and their blood used to draw upside-down pentagrams on the walls. Irene pursues a lead from a local minister who's been investigating a Satanist movemnet. But are the culprits really members of a satanic cult? 2008. In Swedish with English subtitles.


MHz International Mystery
Weekly Schedules for 2012

January 1-7 • January 8-14 • January 15-21 • January 22-28
January 29-February 4 • February 5-11 • February 12-18 • February 19-25
February 26-March 3 • March 4-10 • March 11-17 • March 18-24 • March 25-31
April 1-7 • April 8-14 • April 15-21 • April 22-28 • April 29-May-5
May 6-12 • May 13-19 • May 20-26 • May 27-June 2
June 3-9 • June 10-16 • June 17-23 • June 24-30
July 1-7 • July 8-14 • July 15-21 • July 22-28 • July 29-August-4
August 5-11 • August 12-18 • August 19-25 • August 26-September 1
September 2-8 • September 9-15 • September 16-22 • September 23-29 • Sept 30-October 6
October 7-13 • October 14-20 • October 21-27 • October 28-November 3
November 4-10 • November 11-17 • November 18-24 • November 25-December 1
December 2-8 • December 9-15 • December 16-22 • December 23-29
December 30, 2012 - January 5, 2013