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Walter Presents Picks Up Belgian Thriller Tabula Rasa


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Walter Presents has licensed the Belgian psychological thriller Tabula Rasa for the U.K.

Produced by Caviar Films and sold by ZDF Enterprises, Tabula Rasa stars Veerle Baetens as Mie, a young woman with amnesia. Locked up in a secure psychiatric hospital, Mie was the last person to be seen with a man who has since disappeared.

The series is set to premiere on Channel 4 this summer, with all episodes immediately available to view on All 4. Co-written by Malin-Sarah Gozin, Veerle Baetens and Christophe Dirickx, Tabula Rasa marks the second Caviar production to be picked up by Walter Presents.

Walter Presents’ co-founder and curator Walter Iuzzolino said: “Malin-Sarah has a gift for creating unique dramas which never cease to surprise and delight. This is a superb, taut, psychological thriller that scares and intrigues in equal measure. Tabula Rasa is sure to make a lasting impression with U.K. audiences.”

Fred Burcksen, president and CEO of ZDF Enterprises, added: “I’m delighted to have sealed our ninth deal with Walter Presents, who continue to champion and raise the profile of foreign-language drama globally. Tabula Rasa is a ZDFneo and a ZDF Enterprises co-production and we’re very proud to have it as a jewel in our catalog.”



About Kristin Brzoznowski

Kristin Brzoznowski is the executive editor of World Screen. She can be reached at kbrzoznowski@worldscreen.com.

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