EN - The members of the Missing Persons Unit urgently try to resolve suspicious disappearances. Their personal relationships and their family lives are often put to the test due to the stressful circumstances in which they have to work every day. The series was developed in close collaboration with the actual Missing Persons Unit which was established in the wake of the Dutroux case, and which has achieved worldwide recognition for its expertise.

NL - Vermist is een spannende Vlaamse reeks waarin een team speurders van de Cel Vermiste Personen op zoek gaat naar verdwenen mensen. De serie is ontwikkeld in nauwe samenwerking met de bestaande Cel Vermiste Personen, die werd opgericht in de nasleep van de zaak Dutroux en ondertussen wereldwijde erkenning geniet voor haar expertise.Vermist valt op door haar sterke verhalen en dynamische en filmische vertelstijl.

FR - Urgence Disparitions raconte l’histoire de quatre membres de l’Unité des Personnes Disparues qui, à chaque épisode, s’efforcent fébrilement de résoudre une disparition suspecte. Les relations personnelles qu’ils entretiennent entre eux et avec leur famille sont souvent mises à l’épreuve par les circonstances stressantes de leur travail au quotidien.

Info

Title Missing Persons Unit
Original title Vermist
Original language Dutch
Status Completed
Production Majority Flemish
Category TV series
Genre crime
Year 2015
World première / first public presentation 2015-03-16

Credits

Cast Joke Devynck, Stan Van Samang, Koen De Bouw, Kevin Janssens, Catherine Kools, Axel Daeseleire, Marieke Dilles, Matthijs F. Scheepers, Inge Paulussen, ...

Technical specs

Running time series 10 x 50' (S1/S2/S3/S4/S5/S6/S7)
Colour Colour
Available in 2D

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Festivals

Monte Carlo International Television Festival: Best TV Series (season 2, 3, 4)

Sales

sold in 93 countries, remake in Russia

Wim Willaert and Missing Persons Unit nominated for Golden Pandas

Flemish actor Wim Willaert has been nominated for his role in the series Home Grown, and the sixth season of Missing Persons Unit is also nominated for a Golden Panda at the 13th edition of the Sichuan TV Festival in Chengdu (China, 6-8 November). Both series were co-produced by Eyeworks Film & TV Drama. The Missing, a co-production with Czar TV for Flanders, was also nominated twice.

Home GrownIn the category of Best Actor in a TV Drama, Willaert is up against Guy Pearce (Jack Irish Dead Point) and James Nesbitt for his role in the Flanders co-produced The Missing which was also nominated for Best Photography.

Published on Wednesday 21 October 2015

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Short info

Director Christophe Van Rompaey, Jan Verheyen, Kaat Beels, Hans Herbots, Joël Vanhoebrouck, Jakob Verbruggen, Cecilia Verheyden, Kobe Van Steenberghe
Producers Peter Bouckaert
Writers Pieter De Graeve, Dirk Nielandt, Bart Uytdenhouwen, Philippe De Schepper, Bas Adriaensen, Michel Sabbe, Koen Tambuyzer, Koen Sonck, Nico Molenaar, Piet Matthijs, Patrick Kreydt, Karel Soffers, Bert Potvliege
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T +32 2 711 42 50
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peter.bouckaert@eyeworks.tv
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United Kingdom
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