Bordertown is an original prime time series of 11x1h set in a bordertown between Finland and Russia. This Scandinavian crime fiction combines family drama with police procedural in a uniquely exotic setting.

Detective Inspector Kari Sorjonen is one of the most respected officers at the National Bureau of Investigation in Finland. When his wife barely survives brain cancer, Sorjonen decides to take his family to an idyllic small town near the border of Russia, to live a quiet peaceful life.

But how peaceful is life on the border between two worlds?

Genre

Scandinavian crime

Length

11×60 min

Language

Finnish

Created by

Miikko Oikkonen

Writers

Miikko Oikkonen, Matti Laine, Atro Lahtela, Antti Pesonen

Directors

Miikko Oikkonen, Jyri Kähönen, Juuso Syrjä

Cinematography

Mika Orasmaa, Anssi Leino, Mikael Gustafsson

Cast

Ville Virtanen, Matleena Kuusniemi, Anu Sinisalo, Lenita Susi, Kristiina Halttu, Olivia Ainali, Ilkka Villi

Editing by

Otto Ikäheimonen, Markus Leppälä, Antti Reikko

Status

Season 1 ready for delivery. Season 2 in development

World Sales

Federation Entertainment, 13 rue Royale, 75008 Paris, France, fedent.com, +33 1 84 17 65 27