Gripping Swedish thriller Rebecka Martinsson: Arctic Murders will premiere on More 4 at 9pm on 19th January 2018 courtesy of Walter Presents.
Based on the award-winning books by Åsa Larsson, Rebecka Martinsson: Arctic Murders stars Ida Engvoll, Eva Melander and Jakob Öhrman. The 8-part series is directed by Fredrik Edfeldt.
Rebecka Martinsson: Arctic Murders is a compelling and dark story of a woman’s complex relationship with her hometown, where a series of brutal murders take place.
Despite remarkable success at one of Stockholm’s most prestigious law firms and her stable relationship, Rebecka Martinsson’s life in the capital feels incomplete. When a dear childhood friend suddenly passes away Rebecka reluctantly returns to her hometown and soon becomes embroiled in what soon transpires to be a murder investigation.
As questions and cases continue to surface she is increasingly drawn into the pursuit of the killer. Meanwhile Rebecka herself is forced to face the terrible trauma that once forced her to abandon her hometown and weigh up where her she truly belongs… in the security of Stockholm’s metropolis or back amongst the wild forests and harsh winters of her childhood?
In 2017 Rebecka Martinsson: Arctic Murders received nominations for two awards at the prestigious Swedish Kristallen Awards in the Best Drama and Best Actress (for Ida Engvoll) categories.
Rebecka Martinsson: Arctic Murders will launch on More 4 at 9pm on Friday 19th January 2018.