NORDIC NOIR Karppi start date and trailer unveiled

One of our favourite Nordic Noirs, from Finland no less is Karppi (or Deadwind in English). It’s due to begin its third and final series this month, and now we have a trailer. In series three, Sofia Karppi (Pihla Viitala) and Sakari Nurmi (Lauri Tilkanen) once again work together in chasing a brutal murderer, whose…

NORDIC NOIR Deadwind (Karppi) gets transmission date for series three

One of our favourite Nordic Noirs is Finnish series, Deadwind (or Karppi in its native language). By now, we know the drill: It tells the story of Sofia Karppi (Pihla Viitala) returns to her work as a homicide detective in the Helsinki Police Department while taking care of two children after the accidental death of…

Deadwind to begin filming series three in September

Finnish series Deadwind (Karppi) has become one of our favourite new Nordic Noirs. It’s directed and created by Rike Jokela, and stars Pihla Viitala, Lauri Tilkanen, Jani Volanen, and Tommi Korpela. It tells the story of Sofia Karppi (Viitala) returns to her work as a homicide detective in the Helsinki Police Department while taking care of two children after…

Finnish series Deadwind to debut on Netflix next month

Thanks to our eagle-eyed reader, Seija, for this news story. Back in March we brought you news of a Finnish series that was doing rather well in its homeland (see that story here). Deadwind (or Karppi) told the story of Sofia Karppi, a detective in her 30s trying to get over her husband’s death. She…

Finnish crime series, Deadwind, takes country by storm

We always like to keep an eye out across the Scandinavian and Nordic countries for the potential next big crime hits, and news reaches us of a new Finnish series called Deadwind that has been a huge success in its own country. More news after the jump…