Top of the Lake - trailer

In an old small town pub, noisy groups of wild-looking men lean against a wooden bar sipping tall brown bottles of beer.

The racket dies down and a shaggy-haired man in a long coat swaggers up to stand on a chair, to address the motley crew.

"This is a small town and someone knows something. If you are that someone," he snarls in a thick Scottish accent, animalistic and fierce, "then you deserve to die."

Meet Matt Mitcham: Drug lord, small town gangster and father of 12-year-old Tui who, following the discovery that she is five months pregnant (father unknown), disappears after attempting to take her own life.

Read full article by Nicola Russell