A True crime drama series about a high-pressure hostage and siege situation and the rise and fall of a legendary criminal. The First contract killing in Finland took place in 1992 and it led to a 55-hour hostage situation two years later. The Whole nation followed the unfolding of the events when an entire apartment building and its residents were held hostage by a ruthless killer. Siege follows the unique and chilling tangle of crimes from both the point of view of the criminals and the police. It’s an engaging thriller, but also a character study on one of the most memorable characters in Finland's criminal history - Ilpo Larha.
Lakeside Murders follows Inspector Sakari Koskinen and his team in the Violent Crimes Unit as they try to solve murders in the Finnish lakeside city of Tampere. The Violent Crimes Unit is exceedingly busy, understaffed, and doesn't have enough resources. As Koskinen faces violent and horrible crimes, he also struggles against inner demons to keep his own life in balance and family together. Some mistakes can’t be fixed.
The Specials tells a story about a special needs class for 6th graders, set in an elementary school in a fictional town. Six children in the class have a reputation of being troublemakers, victims of bullying or otherwise strange. The situation isn’t helped by the fact that the children always seem to find themselves in all kinds of trouble.
Mother-in-Paw is a comedy series about the Pitkänen family: mom Maria, dad Toni, and kids Jenni (14), Janne (14) and Sofia (7). One day Maria brings home a little stray dog that she has found on the street. Toni and the kids fall in love with the dog instantly and name the dog Paw.