Heksejakt Witch Hunt

Witch Hunt is the story of how one single action can trigger a scandal of national proportions with consequences affecting all the way up to Norway’s elite society. With a focus on power struggles and corruption, Rajendram Eliassen and Bache-Wiig delve deep into the psychological, relational and political consequences of whistleblowing.


Shortlisted for LovelyBooks Leserpreis, Shortlisted for the Storytel Awards See full list
Seriekritikerprisen Nominee (Best Drama) Norway 2020
Golden Screen Award Nominee (Best TV Drama) Norway 2020
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  • Witch Hunt must be the most important Norwegian drama series of the year. /…/ The escalating conflict is topical, striking and has a pronounced nerve.”


    Dagbladet, Norway

  • “I would like to commend Bache-Wiig and Rajendram for creating the solid concept and form of this series. /…/ High quality through and through.”


    Filmfront, Norway

  • “Exciting and shocking. /…/ The creators Rajendram and Bache-Wiig have constructed a complex and believable story.”


    Stavanger Aftenblad, Norway

  • “A well-written and clever script. /…/ High quality craftsmanship.”

    NRK P3, Norway

  • “This is deliciously entertaining.”

    Verdens Gang, Norway

  • “Rarely has a Norwegian TV series introduced its themes and aesthetics in a more concise or elegant way. /…/ A clever drama thriller filled with connotations.”

    Morgenbladet, Norway

  • “Top quality.”


    730, Norway

  • “Meticulously and realistically portrayed.”

    Dagsavisen, Norway

  • “Siv Rajendram and Anna Bache-Wiig knows how to deliver quick twist and turns and blindside their heroes and villains.”

    Aftenposten, Norway

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Photo: Carl Martin Nordby Anna Bache-Wiig & Siv Rajendram Eliassen
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