"GORGEOUS, PROVOCATIVE AND MYTHICAL."THE DAILY BEAST
A SUNDANCE TV ORIGINAL SERIES
written and directed by Academy Award® winner Jane Campion. starring Elisabeth Moss and Holly Hunter

Episode 1: Episode 1

Top of the Lake

A young detective takes on the case of a twelve-year-old girl who’s discovered to be pregnant in a breathtaking but hard-bitten town in New Zealand.

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In a breathtaking but remote mountain town in South Island, New Zealand, a twelve year-old girl named Tui is discovered to be pregnant. Local police enlist help from Detective Robin Griffin, a child protection specialist who has recently returned to the area to care for her mother. Tui refuses to disclose any clues about her perpetrator, but the town’s knot of long-buried secrets begins to unravel. Trapped where happiness and honest work are just out of reach, the entire community is under a smoldering cloud of suspicion. Chief suspect is the girl’s father, a menacing local figure with a violent past who is also embroiled in a land dispute with a new age women’s encampment. Robin’s investigation heightens tensions in the town and hints at a personal history she had hoped to keep buried.

Next Episode: Episode 2

Top of the Lake

The search for Tui grows more intense; Questions multiply as Detective Robin Griffin’s pursuit of a suspect escalates unexpectedly.