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Das Erste captures Esio Trot

Forthcoming TV movie Esio Trot has found a home in Germany.

Public broadcaster ARD Degeto/Das Erste has acquired the single film from distributor Red Arrow International ahead of its debut on BBC One. 61 more words


Geschmack, von Roald Dahl (in German)

Wie weit würden Sie gehen, um Ihren Ruf als “Feinschmecker” und “Gebildeter” zu festigen? Wie wichtig ist Ihnen ihre gesellschaftliche Stellung? Viele Menschen gehen über Leichen, um “dazuzugehören”. 63 more words


Roald Dahl

Roald Dahl, 13 September 1916 – 23 November 1990, was a British novelist, short story writer, poet, fighter pilot and screenwriter.

Born in Wales to Norwegian parents, Dahl served in the Royal Air Force during World War II, in which he became a flying ace and intelligence officer, rising to the rank of Acting wing commander. 106 more words

Roald Dahl

WILLY WONKA and the CHOCOLATE FACTORY at the Union City Library

Celebrate the 50th anniversary of Roald Dahl’s


@ the Union City Library!

Friday, April 18

4:00 p.m. in the Meeting Room… 30 more words

Union City Library

The Outside

It’s a beautiful day here in Cork, I can’t believe how warm it is! I’m sitting outside with my laptop and a cup of tea and I can actually feel warmth on my skin. 253 more words

A World of Pure Imagination- Charlie and the Chocolate Factory Cake

The theme for this month’s Clandestine Cake Club was ‘A Novel Idea’- a cake based on your favourite book or character from a book. My first thought was to do a cake of a Roald Dahl book as they were my favourites as a child and I still love them now! 292 more words


Danny the Champion of the World

I was in the middle of filming two documentaries, writing a book, and studying three Masters degrees when Sarah Drew asked me to take on a role in  514 more words