The Twelve

THE TWELVE is a character-driven crime mystery which revolves around a people’s jury in a murder trial. Twelve citizens are called up for jury duty on a controversial murder case. They do not have an easy task ahead of them. They will decide on the guilt or innocence of the respected headmistress Frie Palmers, who stands accused of two murders. The trial is not only decisive for Frie’s fate. The lives of the jury members also take new turns because of the sensational murder case. As time goes by, the murder trial becomes a trial not only for the accused but for the jury members themselves.”

Best screenplay at CanneSeries 2019

Best Series Award at the Bruges Police Festival in 2019

Details

Genre: Psychological thriller/Drama
Format: 10x1h
Producers: Eyeworks (Peter Bouckaert en Gunter Schmid)
Directed by : Wouter Bouvijn
Authors : Bert Van Dael & Sanne Nuyens
Cast : Maaike Cafmeyer, Maaike Neuville, Tom Vermeir, Charlotte De Bruyne, Peter Gorissen, Zouzou Ben Chikha, Piet De Praitere, Titus De Voogdt, Mieke De Groote, Johan Heldenbergh, Lynn Van Royen, Josse De Pauw
Original Broadcaster: VRT
Language: Flemish
Country: Belgium
Year of production: 2018
Status: Available
International sales: FEDERATION ENTERTAINMENT (Worldwide rights)