Fog & Crimes


Updated Mon, Jul 2, 2012 1:24 pm

 

Fog and Crimes
 
 
Broadcast in: Italian
 
 
Inspired by the best-selling crime novels by Valerio Varesi, Fog and Crimes features Chief of Police Franco Soneri, a man who's not satisfied at simply identifying a culprit. As he and his team solve each case, they discover disturbing mysteries connected to the long shadow cast by WW II and the bitter conflict between the Fascists and the Partisans. Looking beneath the apparently calm and affluent world of the Ferrar countryside, Soneri seeks to understand the social context behind the crimes. The other main character in the series is the Po River, which dominates the region with its strength, beauty, mystery and power. It controls the landscape and the people who live there, and it always has. Directed by Riccardo Donna, 2003, color. In Italian with English subtitles.
 
 
Episodes
 
False Papers
Next Airdate: Friday July 6, 9 pm
 
 
The Secret Room
Next Airdate: Friday July 13, 9 pm
Episode Description: Soneri's ex-girlfriend Angela ends up in a bed next to a murdered man. Soneri claims he can work impartially on the investigation. Directed by Gianpaolo Tescari, 2009. In Italian with English subtitles.
 
Hard Lives
Next Airdate: Friday July 20, 9 pm
Episode Description: Soneri gets transferred to Torino, and his first case there involves a beautiful woman found strangled in a car that's plunged off a cliff. Directed by Gianpaolo Tescari, 2009. In Italian with English subtitles.
 
Well-Bred Boys
Next Airdate: Friday July 27, 9 pm
Episode Description: A gang of hooded youths has been stealing from villas in the hills of Torino, leaving behind a black hood as a signature. When a young man from an aristocratic family is found murdered, it's blamed on the hooded thieves. Directed by Gianpaolo Tescari, 2009. In Italian with English subtitles.
 
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