Welcome to The UK Home of Nordic Noir Drama and Beyond

With its roots in the ground-breaking TV dramas The Killing, Borgen, Wallander and The Bridge, Nordic Noir has become a genre in its own right, influencing screenwriters far beyond the Scandinavian Peninsula. Here at nordicnoir.tv you’ll find everything you need to know about these dark and thrilling dramas, alongside details of complimentary series from all across Europe, and beyond. Njuta!

Character of the week: Sarah Lund

This week we take a look at the woman who made knitted jumpers fashionable; the one and only Sarah Lund from The Killing.

Win Northwest and Pioneer iTunes vouchers

Enter our competition to stand a chance of winning iTunes vouchers for two of the best Scandinavian films of recent years; Northwest and Pioneer.

Aksel Hennie discusses Norwegian thriller Pioneer

Ahead of the DVD and Blu-Ray release of Pioneer next week, lead star Aksel Hennie talks about his death defying role in the gripping thriller from Norway.

Generation War play video

Generation War

The Bridge play video

The Bridge

Sebastian Bergman play video

Sebastian Bergman

Borgen Season 2 play video

Borgen Season 2


The very best of Scandinavian crime and political drama films and TV series across a range of DVDs, Blu-rays and Box sets.

More details


Sign up to receive the Nordic Noir newsletter, packed with the latest news in Scandi-crime.

More details


Win iTunes vouchers to purchase Nordic thrillers Northwest and Pioneer.

More details