If you’re reading this, there’s a good chance you’ve just finished watching the series finale of A French Village. We’re sure gonna miss this series. But if you liked A French Village, here are a few other series on MHz Choice we think you’ll like.


The Heavy Water War

DRAMA | NORWAY | NORWEGIAN WITH ENGLISH SUBTITLES | TV-14

Heavy Water War

This six-part series profiles one of the most compelling stories of World War II: British intelligence and the Norwegian military’s heroic struggle to thwart Nazi Germany’s atomic bomb ambitions by sabotaging the heavy water plant in Norway.



1864

DRAMA | DENMARK | DANISH WITH ENGLISH SUBTITLES | TV-14

This 19th-century lavish historical epic comes to us from the makers of Borgen and follows young Danes caught up in the disastrous second Schleswig war against Prussia. First class production values and a blockbuster cast including Sidee Babett Knudsen from Borgen and HBO’s Westworld, as well as Pilou Asbæk from HBO’s Game of Thrones.


Related article:
First Look: 1864


The Weissensee Saga

DRAMA | GERMANY | GERMAN WITH ENGLISH SUBTITLES | TV-PG

A sweeping, gripping family saga of conflicting loyalties, love and betrayal — set behind the iron curtain in 1980s East Berlin. Uwe Kockisch from Donna Leon’s Brunetti stars as an East German officer whose son falls in love with the daughter of a dissident singer. Their courtship threatens the safety of both families, and sets into motion tragic events which play out over the course of the next decade.


Related article:
The Weissensee Saga website


Scent of Rain in the Balkans

DRAMA | SERBIA | SERBIAN WITH ENGLISH SUBTITLES | TV-PG

This 14-episode series, based on the blockbuster novel of by Gordana Kuić, follows the fortunes of a Salom family from the summer days of 1914, all the way through to 1945. Amidst cultural change, political upheaval and the threat of extermination, the six Salom siblings cling to their identity as Spanish Jews and to their commitment to each other.