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Premiering March 7, 2017

The Scent of Rain in the Balkans (NEW SERIES) (Serbia)

Based on Gordana Kuić’s blockbuster novel, The Scent of Rain in the Balkans is an epic saga that follows the fortunes of a Sephardic Jewish family from 1914 through 1945. Amidst cultural change, political upheaval and the threat of extermination, the six Salom siblings cling to their identity as Spanish Jews and to their commitment to each other.

Premiering March 14, 2017

The Undertaker (SEASON 3) (Switzerland)

Mike Müller returns as Luc Conrad for season 3 of this MHz Choice subscriber favorite! Luc used to be a police detective. Now he’s an undertaker, whose job is usually to comfort and console the bereaved. But as soon as Luc starts to suspect foul play, his inner sleuth takes over – and so do the headaches for his ex, Inspector Anna-Maria Giovanoli.

Premiering March 28, 2017

Inspector Winter (NEW SERIES) (Sweden)

A Swedish detective series based on the novels of Åke Edwardson.

Premiering April 4, 2017

Lampedusa (NEW SERIES) (Italy)

An Italian mini-series about the efforts of the Coast Guard to secure and save migrants trying to make their way to the island of Lampedusa. Co-starring Peppino Mazzotta from Detective Montalbano.

Premiering April 11, 2017

Homicide Unit Istanbul (SEASON 2) (Germany)

Inspector Mehmet Özakin is a by-the-book cop in Istanbul, constantly fighting a battle on two fronts: against the criminals in the city of 15 million on the one hand, and against the bureaucratic laziness of his fellow countrymen on the other. He always manages to solve his cases with Mediterranean charm and his trusty oddball sidekick Mustafa, who suffers from a seriously domineering mother and a case of Oedipal insecurity. Together, the unlikely duo chase down killers and crooks amid the stunning scenery.

Season 3 on DVD April 25th

The Bridge (SEASON 3) (Denmark/Sweden) DVD April 25th, Digital Download later in 2017

When a famous Danish gender activist and owner of Copenhagen’s first gender-neutral preschool is found murdered, Saga is assigned to the case together with a new partner. The murder sparks the beginning of a series of spectacular crimes reaching back into Saga’s own past. With her career at risk, and the question of personal responsibility haunting her, it looks as if she might be pulled from the case. When her mother unexpectedly re-enters her life, Saga must also cope with unforeseen and unwanted demands from her.

Premiering April 25, 2017

Camilla Läckberg (NEW EPISODES) (Sweden)

Based on the international bestselling novels by Camilla Läckberg.
Watch Camilla Läckberg’s Fjällbacka Murders

Premiering May 2, 2017

Baantjer Mysteries (NEW SEASON) (Netherlands)

Piet Römer stars as Dutch police detective Jurriaan “Jurre” de Cock in this long-running series based on characters from the classic mystery novels by A.C. Baantjer. Alongside de Cock are his trusted assistants Dick Vledder, a young and headstrong detective, Vera Prins,a no-nonsense female officer, and computer expert Albert Keizer. Set in Amsterdam, the team is often faced with bizarre murders that span the gamut of the city’s subcultures, from high-society to the underground.

Premiering May 9, 2017

Tatort: Cologne (NEW SEASON) (Germany)

Since 1970, Tatort (Scene of the Crime) has established itself as the most successful crime franchise in TV history – a collection of feature-length movies, featuring different police teams in different cities throughout Germany and the German-speaking countries – written,directed and acted by some of the finest talent in Europe.

Premiering May 16, 2017

Bukow and König (NEW EPISODE) (Germany)

Bukow is a veteran cop who doesn’t mind working at the edge of the law to get results. Konig has a sterling reputation as an analyst and profiler and is esteemed by all who know her for her assessments and concentrated professionalism. Despite, or perhaps because of their differences, they make a successful crime-fighting team – when they’re not fighting each other.

Premiering May 23, 2017

The Fat And The Angry (NEW) (Sweden)

Inspired by actual events, The Fat and the Angry tells the story of one of the most bizarre police investigations in Swedish history. After a devastating blast rocks Gothenburg, affable stoner Sebbe is brought in for questioning. He spins a tale of high-class thieves, brutal criminals, corrupt politicians and a worldwide credit card scam. A blackly-comic and critically-acclaimed miniseries from the director of Breaking Bad.

Premiering June 6, 2017

Aldo Moro: 55 Days To Death (NEW SERIES) (Italy)

The complex and delicate journey embarked on by Aldo Moro, one of the greatest Italian statesmen. From his “historic compromise” with the left wing, to his captivity and his relationship with the Brigades. A man’s courageous battle for his freedom and his ideal of democracy, the fight of a hostage impotent in the hands of terrorists.

Premiering June 13, 2017

The Last Godfather (NEW SERIES) (Italy)

The fascinating true story of a man-hunt which lasted forty years. After the arrest of the Boss of the Bosses, Totò Riina, control of the Mafia has passed into the hands of Bernardo Provenzano, the man who, together with Riina, scaled the criminal heights of the Sicilian mafia.

Premiering June 27, 2017

Detective Montalbano (NEW EPISODES) (Italy)

ONLY ON MHz CHOICE! Two new episodes in this internationally beloved mystery series are premiering this Summer! A Nest of Vipers and According to Protocol will be available to stream on as well as on DVD June 27th. More details coming!

Premiering June 27, 2017

Magellan (NEW SERIES) (France)

Simon Magellan is the police commissioner of the fictional French town of Saignac. Along with his deputy, Lieutenant Béziat, he solves crimes and unravels complicated mysteries in this seemingly idyllic provincial town.

Premiering July 11, 2017

Blue Eyes (NEW SERIES) (Sweden)

A taut, contemporary Swedish thriller set in the run-up to a general election as a series of terror attacks sends shock waves throughout the nation.

Premiering July 25, 2017

Thicker Than Water (NEW SERIES) (Sweden)

A mother attempts to reunite her three adult children by forcing them to confront dark family secrets that are buried in their past in this atmospheric drama set on an idyllic Swedish island.

Premiering August 1, 2017

The Undertaker (SEASON 4) (Switzerland)

Mike Müller returns as Luc Conrad for season 4 of this MHz Choice subscriber favorite! Luc used to be a police detective. Now he’s an undertaker, whose job is usually to comfort and console the bereaved. But as soon as Luc starts to suspect foul play, his inner sleuth takes over – and so do the headaches for his ex, Inspector Anna-Maria Giovanoli.

Premiering later in 2017

Premiering later in 2017

Anti-Drug Squad (NEW SEASON) (Italy)

Detective Daniele Piazza wants revenge against the drug dealers who killed his wife and left his daughter motherless 13 years ago. As newly appointed chief of the Anti-Drug Squad, he’s got a team of experts to bring down the cartel and its shadowy boss, known only as the Eighth King of Rome.

Premiering later in 2017

Anti-Mafia Squad (NEW SERIES) (Italy)

The background – Today’s Palermo, caught in a hidden war between mafia families for the leadership of Cosa Nostra, after the arrest of the last godfather, Bernardo Provenzano.

Premiering later in 2017

Arne Dahl (NEW SEASON) (Sweden)

Rough. Raw. Real. This is the world of Arne Dahl, whose crime novels have been transposed to the screen in adaptations that follow the dramatic tradition of all best-selling Scandinavian thrillers. The series revolves around cases taken on by the ‘A Unit’, an elite force of officers recruited after a series of assassinations rocks Stockholm’s high society.

Premiering later in 2017

Bulletproof Heart (NEW SERIES) (Italy)

Premiering later in 2017

Camorra Connection (NEW SERIES) (Italy)

Camorra Connection is the story of one of the most ruthless mafia organizations that Italy has ever known.

Premiering later in 2017

Spiral (SEASON 6) (France)

Winner of the 2015 International Emmy® for best Drama Series (Season 5), Spiral is about the men and women who work at the heart of the French judicial system. This Parisian cop thriller is about the lawyers, judges, prosecutors and detectives who cross paths on cases that reveal the dregs of humanity. As reality spirals out of control for each character, the boundaries between private and professional life become blurred. With its suspense and constant tension, Spiral is a furiously-paced crime series.

Premiering later in 2017

Turkish For Beginners (NEW SEASON) (Germany)

Teenage Lena is horrified when her anti-disciplinarian mother moves their family in with her Turkish boyfriend and his two kids. Cultures clash and hormones rage in this hilarious and critically-acclaimed German comedy!

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