The Weekly List (16-22 March)

New world dramas

Mekimi (Makimi) MS My5 [Available now]
Miguel MS My5 [Available now]
Sirens (Betoolot) S1 My5 [Available now]
Green Door S1 Netflix 16/03/2019
My Husband Won’t Fit S1 Netflix 20/03/2019
Carlo & Malik (Nero a metà) Netflix 22/03/2019
Crime Diaries: The Candidate (Historia de un Crimen: Colosio) Netflix 22/03/2019
Delhi Crime S1 Netflix 22/03/2019
Most Beautiful Thing (Coisa Mais Linda) S1 Netflix 22/03/2019

Continuing subtitled dramas

Trapped S2 BBC4 Sat Ep. 9 & 10 (of 10)
Ride Upon the Storm S1 C4(WP) Sun Ep. 8 (of 10)
The Miracle S1 Sky Atlantic Tue Ep. 7&8 (of 8) 
Deutschland 86 S2 More4(WP) Fri Ep. 3 (of 10)

Other continuing world dramas

The Heart Guy S3 Drama Sun Ep. 2 (of 10)
Murdoch Mysteries S12 Alibi Mon Ep. 10 (of 18)
Rush S2 Alibi Mon to Fri Ep. 18 to 22 (of 22)
Frankie Drake Mysteries S2 Alibi Tue Ep. 9 (of 10)
Bite Club S1 Alibi (Wed) Ep. 6 (of 8)
Burden of Truth S2 Universal Thu Ep. 7 (of 8)   

*Keep reading for more details on all the new world dramas as well as
separate lists of this week’s subtitled free to air films and new British & American TV shows. We’ll have discussion threads for all the major new shows in our Fans of European and World TV Dramas facebook group. If you’re not a member already you’re very welcome to join.

New world dramas – details

Mekimi (Makimi) MS My5 [Available now]
A journey into the depths of Judaism from Tel Aviv to the desert, to Ukraine and back home. A religous mother and her daughter face the problems of discrimination. Israeli drama. Trailer.

Miguel MS My5 [Available now]
Tom crosses the ocean to Guatemala and adopts Miguel, an opinionated 5 year old boy. Israeli drama.

Sirens (Betoolot) S1 My5 [Available now]
When her twin washes up on shore, a cop uncovers her family’s secrets to find the killer. Israeli drama.

Green Door S1 Netflix 16/03/2019
A troubled psychologist returns from the U.S. and sets up a clinic in Taiwan, where mysterious patients and uncanny events shed light on his murky past. Taiwanese drama.

My Husband Won’t Fit (Otto no Chinpo ga Hairanai) S1 Netflix 20/03/2019
Kumiko and Kenichi meet in college and build a happy marriage together. But over time, an unusual problem threatens to destroy their relationship. Japanese comedy drama.

Carlo & Malik (Nero a metà) Netflix 22/03/2019
A veteran homicide cop is forced to confront his own biases when he’s paired up with an Ivory Coast-born rookie on a string of murder cases in Rome. Italian crime drama.

Crime Diaries: The Candidate (Historia de un Crimen: Colosio) S1 Netflix 22/03/2019
Dramatization of Mexican presidential candidate Luis Donaldo Colosio’s 1994 assassination. Part of an anthology on unsolved crimes in Latin America. Trailer (no subtitles).

Delhi Crime S1 Netflix 22/03/2019
Indian drama series based on the shocking true events that saw Delhi reel in the aftermath of a gang rape. A female police officer leads an eye-opening search for the culprits. Interview with Richie Mehta from Sundance. Trailer.

Most Beautiful Thing (Coisa Mais Linda) S1 Netflix 22/03/2019
After her husband disappears, meek Maria Luiza turns his property into a bossa nova club and begins to come into her own as an independent woman. Brazilian original series. Trailer.

Subtitled film list (BBC, Channel 4 & Film 4)

Yves Saint Laurent (France, 2014) Saturday/Sunday, BBC2
Downfall (Germany, 2004) Monday, Film4

We now have a facebook discussion group specifically for films where you can discuss these films as well as any others you may have seen recently or just favourites you want to recommend to other fans.

New British & US scripted shows starting this week

Chesapeake Shores S3 Movies24 17/03/2019
Proven Innocent S1 Universal 18/03/2019 [*]
Billions S4 Sky Atlantic 20/03/2019
Step Up: High Water S2 Youtube Premium 20/03/2019
The Bay S1 ITV 20/03/2019 [*]
Pose S1 BBC2 21/03/2019 [*]
The Rookie S1 Sky Witness 21/03/2019 [*]
The OA S2 Netflix 22/03/2019 [*]

You can find more info. about all the shows marked with an [*] – as well as discussion threads for many of the shows – in our British and U.S. TV Dramas facebook group.  

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