Nordic Noir: The Story of Scandinavian Crime Fiction

Free Documentaries Online

Free Documentaries Online

Find us on:
  

Who's Online

We have 250 guests and 6 members online


Nordic Noir: The Story of Scandinavian Crime Fiction
Close Ad
Lights off
Rate:
0 ratings
Views: 486

From: silichip
Videos: 1982
Added: 30-10-2012 21:29:09
S10E04: Draw the curtains and dim the lights for a chilling trip north for a documentary which investigates the success of Scandinavian crime fiction and why it exerts such a powerful hold on our imagination. The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo is a literary blockbuster that has introduced millions of readers to the phenomenon that is Scandinavian crime fiction - yet author Stieg Larsson spent his life in the shadows and didn't live to see any of his books published. It is one of the many mysteries the programme investigates as it travels to Denmark, Sweden, Norway and Iceland in search of the genre's most acclaimed writers and memorable characters. It also looks at Henning Mankell's brooding Wallander series, with actor Krister Henriksson describing the challenge of bringing the character to the screen, and it asks why so many stories have a political subtext. The programme finds out how Stieg Larsson based the bestselling Millennium trilogy on his work as an investigative journalist and reveals the unlikely source of inspiration for his most striking character, Lisbeth Salander. There are also segments on Jo Nesbo, the Norwegian rock star-turned-writer tipped to inherit Larsson's mantle, and Karin Fossum, an author whose personal experience of murder has had a profound effect on her writing.
Url:
Embed:

Related Videos
0:58:40
Owner: silichip
Views: 437
Date: 30-10-2012
0:44:44
Owner: silichip
Views: 3391
Date: 20-05-2013
0:57:30
Owner: silichip
Views: 974
Date: 30-11-2011
0:22:50
Owner: silichip
Views: 290
Date: 11-10-2012
0:59:07
Owner: silichip
Views: 394
Date: 30-10-2012
0:28:58ᅠ
Owner:
Views: 1366
Date: 09-06-2010
0:58:59
Owner: silichip
Views: 1256
Date: 15-07-2011
0:59:08
Owner: silichip
Views: 433
Date: 30-10-2012
0:23:23
Owner:
Views: 1877
Date: 25-07-2010
0:22:31
Owner: silichip
Views: 2435
Date: 13-08-2010
0:29:12
Owner: silichip
Views: 678
Date: 19-10-2012
0:59:04ᅠ
Owner: silichip
Views: 1382
Date: 24-01-2011
0:59:14
Owner: silichip
Views: 1038
Date: 15-07-2011
0:58:55
Owner: silichip
Views: 1086
Date: 14-07-2011
0:59:04
Owner: silichip
Views: 1182
Date: 14-07-2011
0:58:38
Owner: silichip
Views: 1923
Date: 14-07-2011
0:49:21
Owner: silichip
Views: 673
Date: 22-02-2012
0:49:17
Owner: silichip
Views: 684
Date: 22-02-2012
0:49:13
Owner: silichip
Views: 614
Date: 22-02-2012
Owner: silichip
Views: 1021
Date: 17-06-2011

 
Joomla 1.5 Templates from JoomlaShack.com
Watch Free Movies