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Below the Surface (Gidseltagningen)

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Episode 8 - With the surviving hostages rescued from the ferry, June escapes and takes Rami hostage. Philip tries to negotiate with her, but she refuses and will only surrender on one condition: the video from her cell phone has to be made public.

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About Below the Surface (Gidseltagningen)

Philip Norgaard is a Danish war hero who escaped captivity in the Middle East. Back in Copenhagen, he’s the leader of the Secret Service’s Terror Task Force, and in an on-again/off-again relationship with Louise Falck--a hostage negotiator. This thriller examines crisis response among the victims, politicians, the media and bystanders. From Walter Presents, in Danish with English subtitles.