Category Archives: What the UK thinks about Scandinavians

You know Scandinavian crime is a hit in the UK when people start making their own

This brilliant video crossover between Wallander, The Killing, The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo and Midsummer Murders was made in the depths of Croydon.

“No, I am the Swedish Wallander. I am much uglier and more miserable.”

It has cheered me up greatly after an extremely hectic autumn of translation. I especially like the invisible Wallander dog.

Hürda Gürda Mürder

 

I am five episodes behind on series 2 of The Killing, which is what happens when the BBC show it late at night two hours at a time but am hoping to catch up over Christmas.