Dead StillSeason 1
Brock Blennerhasset makes a living out of photographing the dead in Victorian Ireland. When a series of murders threatens to sully Blennerhasset's reputation, a tenacious detective drags him into an investigation of Dublin's criminal underbelly. Set within the fascinating historical period of postmortem portraiture, this darkly comic series blends murder mystery with delightfully macabre humor.
- 1. PhotochemistryMay 17, 202045min13+SubtitlesEnglish [CC]Audio languagesEnglishIn Victorian-era Ireland, portrait photographer Brock Blennerhasset has made a successful career out of commemorating the recently deceased. When one of his photographic plates goes missing-putting his reputation on the line-Blennerhasset hires eager gravedigger Conall Molloy to help find it.
- 2. DevelopmentMay 17, 202047min16+SubtitlesEnglish [CC]Audio languagesEnglishBlennerhasset and Molloy photograph a young boy who drowned, but when a heavy storm descends upon the area, it forces them to stay at a house that may be haunted. Desiring a more exciting social life, Blennerhasset’s niece, Nancy, attends a party, though her brother, Henry, puts a damper on the evening.
- 3. DaguerreotypeMay 24, 202045min16+SubtitlesEnglish [CC]Audio languagesEnglishWhen Blennerhasset discovers that some of his camera equipment has gone missing, he and Nancy travel to an unsavory part of Dublin to track down Molloy, who has also disappeared. Meanwhile, Detective Regan follows up on a lead regarding the illicit photos circulating in Dublin’s black market.
- 4. Camera ObscuraMay 31, 202048min16+SubtitlesEnglish [CC]Audio languagesEnglishWhen Nancy’s grandmother dies, Molloy meets Blennerhasset’s difficult family. Molloy brings Blennerhasset and Nancy to a séance to capture a photograph of a ghost.
- 5. SnuffJune 7, 202054min16+SubtitlesEnglish [CC]Audio languagesEnglishDuring a job out in the country, Blennerhasset and Molloy realize the illicit photo album is in their possession, and they worry that they could be suspects in a crime.
- 6. Only Memories RemainJune 14, 202050min16+SubtitlesEnglish [CC]Audio languagesEnglishWhen his life is threatened, Blennerhasset reveals he knows who created the album, but his silence has already put Nancy in danger.
- Imogen MurphyCraig Wallace
- Deadpan Pictures
- Acorn TV
- Amazon Maturity Rating
- 16+ Young Adults. Learn more
- Content advisory
- Violencesexual contentfrightening scenes alcohol use smoking foul language