The Brecon Beacons, Wales
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Welsh TV takes on 'Nordic Noir'

A Welsh production company has sold its new detective series, called Hinterland to Denmark's state broadcaster, enticed it seems by its bleak, atmospheric setting.

The BBC's Wales correspondent Hywel Griffith looks at whether fans of Scandinavian dramas like the Killing, Borgen and the Bridge will be getting their next dose of "Nordic Noir" television from Aberystwyth.

Hywel Griffith investigates from the set in hilly mid-Wales.

This item was first broadcast on BBC Radio 4's Today programme on Tuesday 29 January 2013.

  • 29 Jan 2013