Spiral (2005)

Spiral is a French television police drama series created by the TV production company Son et Lumière. The first eight episodes series started on Canal+ in France on 13 December 2005. It returned for a second series, partly funded by the BBC, of eight episodes on 12 May 2008, a third series of twelve episodes on 3 May 2010 and a fourth series of twelve episodes on 3 September 2012. A fifth and sixth series have been ordered. Spiral has been a great export success, with sales to broadcasters in some 70 countries, among them Australia, Denmark, Finland, Italy, Japan, Mexico, Switzerland, and the United Kingdom. The series was first shown in the UK on BBC Four during the summer of 2006. It was the channel's first French-language drama series, attracting a modest but loyal audience and firm critical approval. On 13 September 2009, BBC Four started showing the second series, on 2 April 2011 the third series and on 9 February 2013 the fourth series. In Australia, the first series was broadcast in 2008 on SBS One, the second series on SBS Two from September 2009 and the third series on SBS Two from mid-2012. Spiral debuted in North America via Netflix in September 2012; in November 2012, the small public-broadcasting network MHz Worldview began transmitting the series in the US.

Spiral Movie Wiki

Writing:
  • Guy-Patrick Sainderichin
  • Alexandra Clert
Seasons: 1 2 3 4 5
themoviedb icon 8.2/10

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  • Release Date: 2005-12-13
  • Language: En | Fr
  • Country: FR
  • Runtime: 48 minutes
  • Company : -
  • Views: 154

Spiral - Season 4 Episode List

  • Spiral - Episode 1 Wiki Reviews

    Episode 1 - Episode 1

    Release Date: 2012-09-03

    DPJ group captain Laure Berthaud is responsible for investigating the case of a student blown apart by the bomb he was making. Soon he finds himself facing some far-left activists who advocate very radical urban guerrilla and direct targeting of police. Josephine Karlsson driven by her hatred of the police and government goes beyond her role as a lawyer and is trapped by the DCRI which monitors the far-left activists. Pierre Clément, who dreams of greater things, is wanted to defend Johnny Jorkal, a crime lord. Judge Roban, back to court after a long absence, finds he has been sidelined.

  • Spiral - Episode 2 Wiki Reviews

    Episode 2 - Episode 2

    Release Date: 2012-09-03

    The Koné case takes a new turn with the destruction of a bank by a group of activists from the far-left. The lawyer Josephine Karlsson must come to the defense of Mary. but is retained by the team captain Laure Berthaud in the case of the student found dead, torn apart by a roadside bomb. Meanwhile, Josephine's associate, Pierre Clement, dreams of big business but having accepted crime lord Johnny Jorkal's request to defend him, he cannot help wondering why Jorkal has chosen him over someone more experienced. As for Gilou, he is approached by the nightclub owners who would like something done to resolve their problems with the authorities...

  • Spiral - Episode 3 Wiki Reviews

    Episode 3 - Episode 3

    Release Date: 2012-09-10

    Berthaud and her team visit the scene of the immolation of a Kurdish detainee and spot Sophie Mazeret amongst the demonstrators outside the center.

  • Spiral - Episode 4 Wiki Reviews

    Episode 4 - Episode 4

    Release Date: 2012-09-10

    Berthaud stakes out the Turkish restaurant that the Kurdish suicide victim was known to frequent and uncovers a work crew of illegal immigrants.

  • Spiral - Episode 5 Wiki Reviews

    Episode 5 - Episode 5

    Release Date: 2012-09-17

    The autopsy of the Kurd reveals a hidden clue which leads Herville to upgrade the case to the highest priority. Special Branch try to blackmail Karlsson.

  • Spiral - Episode 6 Wiki Reviews

    Episode 6 - Episode 6

    Release Date: 2012-09-17

    At a police meeting called when a youth is shot dead in a drive-by killing, Herville boasts that his unit will have arrests within 24 hours.

  • Spiral - 0 Wiki Reviews

    Episode 7 - 0

    Release Date: 2012-09-24

    Berthault and her team are frustrated by new custody laws which ensure the presence of a lawyer during interviews.

  • Spiral - 0 Wiki Reviews

    Episode 8 - 0

    Release Date: 2012-09-24

    When the police raid the Sarahoui's flat, Gilou takes the opportunity to break into their nightclub and retrieve incriminating evidence against him.

  • Spiral - 0 Wiki Reviews

    Episode 9 - 0

    Release Date: 2012-10-01

    On learning of Cetin's release from police custody, the Ozbeks suspect him of informing against them and Rodi is ordered to eliminate him.

  • Spiral - Episode 10 Wiki Reviews

    Episode 10 - Episode 10

    Release Date: 2012-10-01

    An online clue leads the team to the anarchists' squat, but during a raid Riffaut escapes. Judge Roban is given the results of his disciplinary hearing.

  • Spiral - Episode 11 Wiki Reviews

    Episode 11 - Episode 11

    Release Date: 2012-10-08

    Kolabi is taken into custody, Karlsson attends court to defend victimised illegal immigrants and Roban attends a meeting with Prosecutor Machard.

  • Spiral - Episode 12 Wiki Reviews

    Episode 12 - Episode 12

    Release Date: 2012-10-08

    The net draws in around Riffaut and his gang, but in-fighting within the police means that very dangerous loose ends remain on the streets of Paris.

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