Sunday, 5 January 2014
So could Cymru-noir be the new Scandi-noir? Coals to Newcastle, but the Welsh are exporting crime-with-subtitles to Denmark - and, if last night's episode of Hinterland wasn't as thrilling as The Bridge, the dank, wet Aberystwyth landscape beat Malmö hands down. Won't do Welsh tourism any favours but worth catching.
(The painting that features in the first episode is Salem by Sidney Vosper. Can you see the devil's face in the folds of her shawl?