Lothar Mikos

Lothar Mikos is Professor for Television Studies at the Filmuniversity Babelsberg. Areas of research include popular television formats and economies of the global media culture. For more information click here.


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2019.02.15 | Article, Susanne Eichner, Media, Culture, Nordic Noír, Research

Popularity of Nordic noir TV series in Germany

Nordic TV drama series remain an audience success in Germany and are highly regarded by critics. The reasons for this ongoing popularity can be found in the general accessibility of Nordic television in Germany, the existing success of the Nordic noir genre in crime literature, and in the specific form of narration and aesthetics of the series. In…