The Yorkshire countryside provides a striking and contrasting backdrop to these chilling murder stories based on the Inspector Banks novels by Peter Robinson.
NOTE: our 90-minute presentation is both halves of what aired as two episodes in the UK.
DCI Banks Previous Broadcasts
Buried (Episode #112H)
KQED Plus: Fri, Jan 13, 2017 -- 8:30 PM
Banks must navigate difficult emotional territory when the body of an eminent lawyer is washed up in an underground river and he suspects a member of her grieving family is responsible for her death. Her devout Muslim brother believes she was having an affair with a former employee, but when the employee's body is also discovered, Banks finds himself running a double murder investigation. The team must unravel a web of lies and secrets to discover the unsettling truth behind these deaths.
- KQED Plus: Sat, Jan 14, 2017 -- 2:30 AM
What Will Survive (Episode #111H)
KQED Plus: Fri, Jan 6, 2017 -- 8:30 PM
DCI Banks struggles to cope with the sudden death of his mother, as he investigates the murder of a young Estonian woman and the disappearance of her drug-dependent sister. Evidence seems to point to a young man with autism who is then killed in an arson attack. But Helen suspects that the real culprit is a local businessman looking to shift the blame. Banks and his team uncover a dark world of vice in a desolate town and a terrible abuse of human rights.
- KQED Plus: Sat, Jan 7, 2017 -- 2:30 AM