Series Mania: ‘Cry Wolf’ Showrunners on Complexities of Abuse Allegations

Published on Mar 26, 2020

Series Mania: ‘Cry Wolf’ Showrunners on Complexities of Abuse Allegations

Contrasting human paradoxes and complexities against the cold rationality of Scandinavian civic institutions, the Danish series “Cry Wolf” presents a searing social drama built from an initially ambiguous premise.

Presented as part of Series Mania’s Buyer’s Showcase after having been selected for the festival’s international competition, the Dr Drama-produced series tracks the cascading aftershocks once a 14-year-old girl writes an essay detailing her stepfather’s physical assaults.

While the veracity of those claims – at least for the first few episodes – remains unclear, the accusations set off a sequence of events that builds with grim inevitability. Beleaguered

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Author: Ben Croll