The Tunnel: Season 1
Canal+ (2013)
TV Series  /  Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
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10 hr 0 mins UK / English
DVD  Region 1
Stephen Dillane Karl Roebuck
Clemence Poesy Elise Wassermann
Angel Coulby Laura Roebuck
Alexander Hathaway Detective
Sigrid Bouaziz Cécile Cabrillac
Tom Bateman Danny Hillier
Cédric Vieira Philippe Viot
Tobi Bakare Chuks Akinade
Laura de Boer Eryka Klein
Jack Lowden Adam Roebuck
David G. Robinson French Detective
Karol Steele French Police Personnel
Director
Hettie MacDonald
Udayan Prasad
Producer Alison Barnett
Ruth Kenley-Letts
Writer Ben Richards
Emma Frost
Cinematography Wojciech Szepel
Musician Adrian Johnston

Ben Richards (Spooks, Outcasts, Party Animals) has headed up the Anglo-French writing team behind the 10- part series, which will be primarily set in the coastal towns of Folkestone and Calais Inspired by Scandinavian drama The Bridge, The Tunnel is set against the backdrop of Europe in crisis. When a prominent French politician is found dead on the border between the UK and France, detectives Karl Roebuck and Elise Wassermann are sent to investigate on behalf of their respective countries. However, the case takes a surreal turn when a shocking discovery is made at the crime scene, forcing the French and British police into an uneasy partnership. As the serial killer uses ever more elaborate and ingenious methods to highlight the moral bankruptcy of modern society, Karl and Elise are drawn deeper into his increasingly personal agenda.
Episodes
Disc 01
    Seen it: Yes   1 hr 0 mins    10/16/2013  1.  Episode 1
When a prominent French politician is found dead on the border between the UK and France, detectives Karl Roebuck and Elise Wassermann are sent to investigate on behalf of their respective countries. However, the case takes a surreal turn when a shocking discovery is made at the crime scene, forcing the French and British police into an uneasy partnership.
Director:  Dominik Moll  Writer:  Ben Richards 
    Seen it: Yes   1 hr 0 mins    10/23/2013  2.  Episode 2
As the killers second 'truth' comes to light, Karl and Elise cross paths with Stephen Beaumont again.
Director:  Dominik Moll  Writer:  Ben Richards 
    Seen it: Yes   1 hr 0 mins    10/30/2013  3.  Episode 3
The team are faced with a race against time as the killer strikes again and this time it's a elderly victim.
Director:  Udayan Prasad  Writer:  Ben Richards  / Olivier Kohn 
Disc 02
    Seen it: Yes   1 hr 0 mins    11/6/2013  4.  Episode 4
Runaway teen Sophie puts her trust in Benji. Whilst the race is on to find a elderly pensioner before he freezes to death at the hands of the killer.
Director:  Udayan Prasad  Writer:  Chris Lang 
    Seen it: Yes   1 hr 0 mins    11/13/2013  5.  Episode 5
The Truth Terrorist's third truth begins as Benji carries out his Samurai mission. The police hope to use teenage runaway Sophie to help trap the killer.
Director:  Hettie MacDonald  Writer:  Yann Le Nivet 
    Seen it: Yes   1 hr 0 mins    11/20/2013  6.  Episode 6
Karl and Elise's suspicions are rested on Stephen Beaumont as the killers fourth truth begins, but are they chasing the right man?
Director:  Hettie MacDonald  Writer:  George Kay 
    Seen it: Yes   1 hr 0 mins    11/27/2013  7.  Episode 7
The killer finally might of been caught as the fifth and final truth incites mob violence in England and France.
Director:  Philip Martin  Writer:  Emma Frost 
Disc 03
    Seen it: Yes   1 hr 0 mins    12/4/2013  8.  Episode 8
When Karl searches Danny's flat things start falling into place. Whilst the French police capture the prime suspect before losing him. Elise goes missing.
Director:  Thomas Vincent  Writer:  Ben Richards 
    Seen it: Yes   1 hr 0 mins    12/11/2013  9.  Episode 9
As the police get within a hair's breadth of catching the killer, things take a nasty turn for Karl.
Director:  Thomas Vincent  Writer:  Chris Lang 
    Seen it: Yes   1 hr 0 mins    12/18/2013  10.  Episode 10
The tense crime drama comes to an unmissable climax as Karl falls apart when the Truth Terrorist's change of direction becomes too much to bear.
Director:  Thomas Vincent  Writer:  Ben Richards 
Edition Details
Series The Tunnel
Release Date 8/9/2016
Screen Ratio Widescreen (1.78:1)
No. of Discs/Tapes 3
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