REVIEW: Darkness: Those Who Kill (S2 E5&6/8)

After last week’s major twist, Danish series Darkness: Those Who Kill had perked up considerably from its lukewarm opening two episodes. At the end of episode four, we found out that Stine was the dominant partner of the two, and it was her that was doing the killing. Anders Kjeldsen was the animal – in…

REVIEW: The Flatey Enigma (S1 E2/4)

For confirmed Icelandophiles like myself, episode one of The Flatey Enigma was pure nectar: an engaging mystery, a likable, interesting central character, 1970s period detail, Icelandic Sagas lore, and stunning, windswept coastal scenery. These elements make for an engaging It reminded me of a prototypical Sunday night drama you’d find here in the UK, but…