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The Brokenwood Mysteries

Michael directed one episode in season 1, in May/June 2014.

Created by Tim Balme, produced by South Pacific Pictures.
It airs on Prime in NZ, Nine Network in Australia, France 3 in France,
Giallo in Italy, and streams on Acorn TV in North America. 
Filmed in New Zealand.


The Brokenwood Mysteries premiered on 28 September 2014.  It stars Neill Rea as
Detective Senior Sergeant Mike Shepherd, Fern Sutherland as Detective Kristin Sims,
Nic Sampson as Detective Constable Sam Breen, Pana Hema Taylor as Jared Morehu,
and Cristina Ionda as Dr. Gina Kadinsky.

Detective Senior Sergeant Mike Shepherd arrives on assignment in Brokenwood, a small town where memories - and animosities - run deep.


1.03, 'Playing the Lie,' written by James Griffin; premiered 12 October 2014

A morning round of golf for several prominent members of the Brokenwood Golf Club is
interrupted when they come across the club's owner lying in a bunker, her face covered in blisters.

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