MHz Networks to Premiere Serbian Drama 'The Scent of Rain in the Balkans'

The Scent of Rain in the Balkans



WASHINGTON, Feb. 28, 2017 -- On Tuesday, March 7, 2017, MHz Networks premieres The Scent of Rain in the Balkans, the first TV series from Serbia released in the United States on its SVOD platform MHz Choice.


Based on Gordana Kuić's blockbuster novel and directed by critically-acclaimed actor/director Ljubiša Samardžić, The Scent of Rain in the Balkans is an epic saga that follows the fortunes of a Sephardic Jewish family from 1914 through 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.


Get a first look at The Scent of Rain in the Balkans here.


Also making its U.S. premiere on MHz Choice this month is the third season of Swiss Drama The Undertaker (Der Bestatter) starring Swiss comedian Mike Müller as well as Swedish Noir series Inspector Winter (Kommissarie Winter) based on the bestselling novels by Åke Edwardson.


The full list of MHz Choice premieres can be found here: MHz Choice Premiere Schedule.


Please direct all inquiries and screening link requests to Kelly Hargraves at [email protected]


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