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Deadwind 

Karppi (original title)
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When Sofia Karppi, a detective in her 30's who is trying to get over her husband's death, discovers the body of a young woman on a construction site, she triggers a chain of events that ... See full summary »
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Series cast summary:
Pihla Viitala ...  Sofia Karppi 12 episodes, 2018
Lauri Tilkanen ...  Sakari Nurmi 12 episodes, 2018
Jani Volanen ...  Usko Bergdahl 12 episodes, 2018
Tommi Korpela ...  Alex Hoikkala 12 episodes, 2018
Pirjo Lonka Pirjo Lonka ...  Julia Hoikkala 12 episodes, 2018
Riku Nieminen Riku Nieminen ...  Roope Hoikkala 12 episodes, 2018
Pamela Tola ...  Anna Bergdahl 12 episodes, 2018
Jonna Järnefelt Jonna Järnefelt ...  Linda Hoikkala 12 episodes, 2018
Raimo Grönberg Raimo Grönberg ...  Tapio Koskimäki 12 episodes, 2018
Mikko Nousiainen ...  Jarkko Vaahtera 12 episodes, 2018
Marjaana Maijala Marjaana Maijala ...  Maria Litma 12 episodes, 2018
Tobias Zilliacus ...  Ossi Rannikko 12 episodes, 2018
August Wittgenstein ...  Andreas Wolf 12 episodes, 2018
Vera Kiiskinen Vera Kiiskinen ...  Raisa Peltola 12 episodes, 2018
Ville Myllyrinne Ville Myllyrinne ...  JP 12 episodes, 2018
Mimosa Willamo ...  Henna Honkasuo 12 episodes, 2018
Noa Tola Noa Tola ...  Emil Karppi 12 episodes, 2018
Eedit Patrakka Eedit Patrakka ...  Armi Bergdahl 12 episodes, 2018
Elsa Brotherus Elsa Brotherus ...  Isla Bergdahl 12 episodes, 2018
Rami Peltonen ...  Poliisi / ... 9 episodes, 2018
Kari Hietalahti ...  Louhivuori 6 episodes, 2018
Jemina Sillanpää Jemina Sillanpää ...  Laura 5 episodes, 2018
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When Sofia Karppi, a detective in her 30's who is trying to get over her husband's death, discovers the body of a young woman on a construction site, she triggers a chain of events that threatens to destroy her life again. Deadwind is a highly thrilling series from Finland mixing crime investigation and personal drama.

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Finland | Germany

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Finnish | German | English

Release Date:

14 March 2018 (Finland) See more »

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EUR3,200,000 (estimated)
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Season 2 is scheduled to begin filming in spring 2019. See more »

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Sorjonen/Bordertown meets Forbrydelsen/The Killing
7 November 2018 | by BeneCumbSee all my reviews

While Nordic Noir has been alive and kicking for over a decade, the Finns have entered this "competition" much later, basically with Sorjonen in 2016. As it was received well, some others followed, with Karppi being sold to Netflix. Not bad!

Although the script is no so smooth at times, with some ambiguous scenes for the sake of thrill, and the leading characters are not so strong and bright-line, the mood is well captured, using Finnish landscape and winter weather. A certain aridity is caused by the Finns´ typology and, in relation to modern criminology, using computers and mind-work is more realistic than constant shootings and chases we often see in US works. There are some nice twists and intertwining events, and performances are at least good, sometimes more (e.g. Jani Volanen, Tommi Korpela), and the so-called green thinking often annoying in Scandinavian series is not repressing here.

Thus, while not at the same level as e.g. Sorjonen, Karppi is still a nice contribution into the range of good and successful Nordic crime series.


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