Walter Presents has acquired the rights in the United States to the hit Danish psychological drama series “When Dust Settles” from the DR sale.
“When Dust Satellites” tells the story of eight strangers whose lives are cut short after a heinous terrorist attack on a Copenhagen restaurant.
The ten-part series was produced by ID Maria Ridan and Dorte Hogg, directed for the DR drama “Behind the Dictate”, and directed by Milad Alamir (“Follow the Third of Meaning”), incoming helmets like Janet.
Nordhall (“Wildland”), Iram Haq (“What People Say”).
Produced by Stina Lassen (“Whistling,” “When Dust Settles” by Danish stars Karen-Liz Mensster (“After”), Jacob Lohmann (“Follow the Meaning”), Henning Jensen (“The Killing”) and Peter Christpherson ( “Bridge”).
“When Dust Satellites” premiered in Denmark on February 2 on Channel DR1 and gained 42% market share. The film was nominated for a Nordisk Film and TV Fund Script Award 2020 during the Gordberg Festival.
“Danish drama continues to set the standard for scripted excellence in the Nordic countries.
For the past ten years, and DR’s output has played a key role in that creative revolution, Walter presenter and curator Walter Yuzolino has referred to the crime as “The Killing” and international Emmy winner “Ride Your Storm.”
Iuzolino described “When Dust Settles” as a “powerful character series that combines memorable, sensitive stories with a sophisticated approach to gripping, storytelling, and narrative structures.”
Freza Johanne Norgard Serensen, DR Sales Executive Sales and Acquisitions Director
“When Dust Settles” is an ambitious project that speaks to all of us and proves attractive to the international market. ”