WASHINGTON, Sept. 29, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- In October, MHz Choice premieres new series and seasons of Mysteries from Sweden, German Dramas and Comedies, Italian Crime Drama and two very special Documentaries.
Oct. 3: Missing
In this dark and suspenseful four-part Swedish mystery, Helena Bergström (the original Annika Bengtzon) plays Maja Silver, an inspector with the Stockholm police department who returns to her hometown in the Swedish Bible Belt in an attempt to reconnect with her daughter.
Oct. 3: A Dangerous Fortune
Based on Ken Follett's world-wide bestselling novel, the opulent German drama A Dangerous Fortune is a story of love, unfulfilled passion, greed, power and intrigue, set against the backdrop of Victorian London's financial world.
Oct. 10: Henning Mankell: Homo Narrans
Before he died in 2015 Swedish writer Henning Mankell asked his friend and renowned documentary filmmaker Stefan Jarl to film his "testament". The resulting doc shows never-before-seen footage of one of the world's best-selling writers, a leading figure in the wave of "Nordic Noir" fiction best known for his novels about inspector Kurt Wallander.
Oct. 10: Turkish For Beginners (Season 2)
Teenage Lena is horrified when her mother moves their family in with her Turkish boyfriend and his two kids. Cultures clash and hormones rage in this hilarious and critically-acclaimed German comedy. Season Two picks up with Lena caught in a dilemma: should she follow her head and stick with her boyfriend, or follow her heart and pursue a new relationship?
Oct. 24: Antarctica's Secrets/Antarctica: Living on the Edge
Two wildlife photographers join a French polar expedition to showcase the marvels of Antarctica - and journey into the realm of the emperor penguin. If you liked March of the Penguins, you'll love these fascinating documentaries about the frozen continent!
Oct. 24: Anti-Drug Squad (Season 2)
Detective Daria Lucente has been promoted as the new chief of the Anti-Drug Squad in this Italian crime drama. She's out for revenge against the drug dealers who killed her husband and partner, and intends to bring down the entire cartel and its new boss with her expert team.
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