After losing her husband in a fatal car crash, Detective Jess Savage is determined to bring the killer to justice—and to regain the vital memory she lost in the accident herself. Set on New Zealand's Waiheke Island, this cutting edge crime drama has been billed as "New Zealand's Broadchurch…boldly stylized and creatively plotted" (The Spinoff
). 6 episodes, 4 ½ hrs, 2 DVDs, SDH.
Episode 1: Nathan, Part 1
While recovering from a car crash that killed her husband, Detective Senior Sergeant Jess Savage learns that Nathan, a young boy who has been missing for five years, has suddenly turned up alive and holding her business card. Jess demands to continue working on the case, but she starts to notice troubling lapses in her memory.
Episode 2: Nathan, Part 2
Jess and her partner, Detective Sergeant Justin Harding, search for a girl who may have been held captive with Nathan. Jess attempts to get more testimony from Nathan, but his father proves uncooperative.
Episode 3: Body of Water, Part 1
Suspecting that the crash may have been deliberately caused, Jess tries to obtain more forensic information about the van. A man approaches Jess demanding she help find his daughter, Chelsea, who has been missing for three weeks, after joining a group for backpackers.
Episode 4: Body of Water, Part 2
The body of a young woman is found washed up by the bay, but it's not clear if she is Chelsea. Jess confronts her daughter, Ruby, about her pregnancy.
Episode 5: Secrets, Part 1
When an ex-cop friend, Doug, calls Jess asking for help in the middle of the night, she walks in on a crime scene: Doug has shot and killed Hoani, a local M?ori man, during a break-in. As Jess investigates, her dreams and hallucinations worsen while she goes through morphine withdrawal.
Episode 6: Secrets, Part 2
As tensions rise between the police and the M?ori community, Jess delves deeper into the drug trade on the island. Jess reveals to Ruby what she is starting to remember about the crash.
Run Time: 4 hours, 45 minutes
Number of discs: 2
Foreign Language Subtitles: No
Color or B&W: Color
Region Code: 1
Aspect Ratio: HD 1.78
Audio Format: 5.1 Dolby Digital
Content disclaimer: Contains violence and strong language
Kate Elliot, Ido Drent, Mark Mitchinson