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The Break 

La trêve (original title)
Crime series kick-started by the finding on a young man's body.
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2   1  
2019   2018   2016  
2 wins & 1 nomination. See more awards »
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Series cast summary:
Yoann Blanc ...  Yoann Peeters 20 episodes, 2016-2018
Jasmina Douieb ...  Jasmina Orban / ... 20 episodes, 2016-2018
Lara Hubinont ...  Marjorie / ... 20 episodes, 2016-2018
Tom Audenaert ...  René Verelst / ... 19 episodes, 2016-2018
Guillaume Kerbusch ...  Sébastian Drummer / ... 18 episodes, 2016-2018
Jean-Henri Compère ...  Rudy Geeraerts / ... 18 episodes, 2016-2018
Sophie Breyer ...  Camille Peeters / ... 17 episodes, 2016-2018
Sophie Maréchal ...  Zoé Fischer / ... 16 episodes, 2016-2018
Anne Coesens ...  Inès Buisson 10 episodes, 2016
Aurélien Caeyman Aurélien Caeyman ...  Dany Bastin 10 episodes, 2018
Catherine Salée ...  Brigitte Fischer 10 episodes, 2016
Thomas Mustin ...  Kevin Fischer 10 episodes, 2016
Jérémy Zagba ...  Driss Assani 10 episodes, 2016
Vincent Grass ...  Lucien Rabet 10 episodes, 2016
Valérie Bauchau Valérie Bauchau ...  Astrid du Tilleul 10 episodes, 2018
Karim Barras Karim Barras ...  Karim Briquet 10 episodes, 2018
Jean-Benoît Ugeux ...  Markus 9 episodes, 2016
Anne-Cécile Vandalem Anne-Cécile Vandalem ...  Claudine 9 episodes, 2018
Vincent Lecuyer ...  Tino 9 episodes, 2018
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The body of 19 year old Driss Assani, a footballer with Heiderfeld football club is pulled out of the river Semois, a stones throw from Heiderfeld, a small town of a few thousand inhabitants in the Belgian Ardennes. The investigation is led by Inspector Yoann Peeters, who has recently moved there after a domestic tragedy, accompanied by Sebastian Drummer, an idealistic and inexperienced young police officer. Peeters will find himself confronted with a real conundrum, where one person's guilt does not mean that others are not responsible. Written by loopstein

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Crime | Drama | Thriller

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In Series 2 Karim Briquet's rank insignia keeps changing from scene to scene. See more »

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Fan of anything non American and I'm Canadian
7 April 2019 | by Jennifer138See all my reviews

So I have read the majority if the reviews on here and am quiet surprised by how low they are. I have rated Le Treve a 10 and I fell it is deserved for many reasons. The casting is far from boring, but maybe that's because I am accustomed to wasted money on the same old thing over on this side of the world. I love dark drama, cinematography and depth and I have only found that watching programs such as Le Treve, Broadchurch, Shetland, Peeky Blinders, The Bridge, Bordertown etc etc.

This program had a few quicks in it however it did not take away from the intensity of what the characters were portraying. I felt Joann Blanc was incredible, a character in which you not sympathize with but truly feel the emotions. Maybe it's the difference between English and subtitles. Never watch something that has been dubbed as everything is lost in translation.

I feel if you are a fan of a dark intrigue that leaves you wanting more this is worth a watch


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Country:

Belgium

Language:

French

Release Date:

21 February 2016 (Luxembourg) See more »

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Filming Locations:

Sainte-Ode, Luxembourg, Belgium

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EUR2,000,000 (estimated)
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Dolby Digital

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16 : 9
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