The Forsaken, True Killers

Crime, Thriller 6 x 45' Netherlands 2017


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What drives a person to harm someone else? And how does a person fall victim to a horrifying crime?

The Forsaken exhilarating episodes confront the audience is with crimes that are inspired by actual cases. The stories, set in the criminal world of young people, are told from the perspective of both offender and victim. The Forsaken doesn’t confirm preconceptions, but invites the viewers to judge for themselves. It is the intention of the makers to confuse and disrupt the audience, to test prejudices and to disprove assumptions.

Production Status CompletedDuration Episodes 6 x 45'Genre Crime, ThrillerCountry of Origin NetherlandsProduction Year 2017Language Spoken DutchDirector Various DirectorsCast Martrijn Fischer, Saskia Temmink, Ricky Koole, Benja Bruijning, Tibor LukácsProducer Pieter Kuijpers, Sander van Meurs, Iris OttenProduction Company Pupkin Films