Moscow Noir (Swedish: Dirigenten) is a crime thriller, joint Swedish-Russian production. It focusses on Tom Blixen (played by Adam Pålsson), an investment manager from Sweden who is involved in a shady trade deal with an oil company in Moscow. It is set in Moscow 1999.[1]

Moscow Noir
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Also known asDirigenten
Inspired byThe Conductor from Saint Petersburg by Camilla Grebe & Paul Leander-Engström
Directed byMikael Håfström
Country of originSweden/Russia
Original languageSwedish/English/Russian

ProductionEdit

The series is based on the novel The Conductor from Saint Petersburg by Camilla Grebe and Paul Leander-Engström, adapted by Aleksi Bardy, Mia Ylönen, Max Barron. It was produced by Black Spark Film & TV and the producer was Piodor Gustafsson. The director was Mikael Håfström.[2][3] It consists of 8 episodes.[4]

CastEdit

BroadcastersEdit

It was originally broadcast in Sweden on C More Entertainment and in Poland on Platforma Canal+. In the United Kingdom it was streamed on All4's Walter Presents, where is premiered on the 13th of September 2020 [1][4][5] In Australia it was broadcast on SBS.[6]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b "Moscow Noir and The Sect — two forays into Russia on Walter Presents". www.ft.com. Retrieved 22 January 2021.{{cite web}}: CS1 maint: url-status (link)
  2. ^ "Moscow Noir". studiocanaltvseries.com. Retrieved 22 January 2021.{{cite web}}: CS1 maint: url-status (link)
  3. ^ Hopewell, John (15 October 2018). "Mipcom: Adam Pålsson, Paul Leander-Engström Talk 'Moscow Noir'". Variety. Retrieved 22 January 2021.
  4. ^ a b "Moscow Noir: Moscow Noir - Episode Guide". Channel 4. Retrieved 22 January 2021.
  5. ^ Mullan, Eddie. "Ten TV shows to watch in September". www.bbc.com. Retrieved 22 January 2021.
  6. ^ Moscow Noir | Drama, retrieved 22 January 2021