Ride Upon The Storm

December 2017

Season 1 Episode 1

4.0 23 x
From award-winning screenwriter Adam Price (Borgen) and starring Lars Mikkelsen (The Killing, Borgen) comes this new, modern character-led Danish story about faith - both in the traditional, religious sense and in the wider context of what it is that guides us through existence. At its centre is priest Johannes and his two...

Season 1 Episode 10

4.0 13 x
This year, the grand traditional Pentecost service at Johannes’ Lindegard Church is attended by a pre-eminent guest, the bishop of Copenhagen, as well as a range of priests that Johannes is head of. It finally seems that Johannes has normalised his relationship with the bishop and his colleagues. August has also been invit...

Season 1 Episode 2

3.0 7 x
Johannes realises that his methods don’t fit in to the Bishop’s plans, creating friction in his relationship with Elisabeth. In the Middle East, August is struggling to find his place among the deployed soldiers, resulting in catastrophic consequences.

Season 1 Episode 3

4.0 10 x
A completely changed August returns home to Copenhagen - to the great bewilderment of his family, who don’t understand what’s going on. It isn’t until the press get wind of what happened in the Middle East and an avalanche starts rolling that August confides in his father. Johannes is fighting against the bishop, who wants...

Season 1 Episode 4

3.0 11 x
A dazed and bruised Christian wakes up in a monastery in Nepal. Everything he owns has been stolen. In Denmark, August's mental state continues to deteriorate, and the anti-anxiety medicine he takes isn't working. Flashbacks from his time in the Middle East become more frequent and intense. Elisabeth discovers that Johanne...

Season 1 Episode 5

4.0 10 x
Christian returns home from Nepal with a completely changed outlook on life; an outlook that he sets down in writing. Johannes desperately tries to reclaim Elisabeth's love and respect, but she's finding it difficult to forgive him.

Season 1 Episode 6

3.0 9 x
Christian visits Amira in an attempt at atonement, only to discover that she has left Mark. August gradually starts returning to his old self, but he isn’t yet emotionally able to resume their attempts at establishing the family that he and Emilie have previously so fervently wanted. And his formerly unconditional faith in...

Season 1 Episode 7

3.0 9 x
The disastrous Easter lunch results in considerable changes in the inner circle surrounding Johannes. August’s attempts to help a young confirmand backfire and result in a severe warning from the bishop. This makes August consider whether or not he’s even fit for the Danish national church.

Season 1 Episode 8

3.0 8 x
August starts working as a street pastor where he ends up drawn into a case of two brothers staying illegally in Denmark – both of them are rejected asylum seekers. Elisabeth takes a break from her relationship with Johannes and tries moving in with Liv. Christian is busy with all the work surrounding his book, which is fi...

Season 1 Episode 9

4.0 7 x
With Amira’s help, Christian buys his own apartment. His great, unresolved love of his youth, Nanna, shows up and tells a story that further cements the already poor relationship between Johannes and Christian. Christian’s relationship with Amira is also put to the test. Elisabeth is deeply divided between Johannes and Liv...