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From a director of Wallander, Headhunters & Jordskott comes the new Swedish thriller, Thicker Than Water. The drama will air in the UK on More4.

Starring Joel Spira, Björn Bengtsson, Aliette Opheim and Tanja Lorentzon the drama  is set in an enchanting Swedish archipelago, Thicker Than Water follows the story of three adult siblings as their mother’s suicide forces them to confront dark family secrets, buried in their past…

In a final posthumous attempt to reunite her broken family, Anna-Lisa Waldemar has stipulated in her will that her three children must work and live together, running the family lodge for a year in order to receive any inheritance money. Long buried secrets from the past resurface literally and old loves are rekindled. Sibling rivalries flare up again and family bonds are healed and then tested to the limit. When it comes to the family’s love for each other, will blood prove to be thicker than water?

Following the success of Deutschland 83 and Spin this latest More4 drama is the latest in Channel 4’s foreign language on-demand service Walter Presents. Walter Presents showcases the world’s best foreign-language drama exclusively and for free in the UK, via Channel 4’s new digital hub, All 4.

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The ten part series begins on Thursday 3rd March on More 4 and online at

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