101 M-Net101

The North Water S1

A 19th-century whaling ship sets sail for the Arctic with a killer aboard in The North Water.

Thursday, 28 October on M-Net (channel 101) at 22:30

In the mid-1800s, Patrick Sumner joins The Volunteer as a ship’s surgeon for an Arctic whaling trip, where he enters a battle of wits with the ship’s psychopathic harpooner, Drax. But as they head into the ice, their captain has his own sinister mission. Five-episode drama based on the 2016 novel of the same name by Ian McGuire.


Ice in the blood in The North Water

14 September 2021

Jack O’Connell takes us inside filming chilling period drama The North Water in the high Arctic