Dir. by Reynir Lyngdal | Iceland | 8 x 45 mins | Rated MA15+
The Cliff is a dramatic mystery about a Reykjavik Crime Detective who is sent to a small rural community in Iceland to help a young local policewoman investigate a suspicious accident. Together they unravel a mystery that involves bizarre incidents and unexplained deaths, happening against the backdrop of a controversial hydroelectric project in Iceland.
The Reykjavik crime detective, Helgi Marvin Runarsson is assigned to work with the local police at the Snaefellsnes Peninsula, on a simple suicide case that proves to be more mysterious than the police thought at first. Helgi has to overcome a variety of mysterious obstacles during the course of the investigation and faces life-threatening danger as he tries to bring the case to its conclusion. He also has to face his own hidden secrets and come to terms with unknown sides of himself.