Zone Blanche (2017-) was the first French series streamed in the US. Originally airing on Amazon, seasons 1 and 2 can be viewed on Netflix. Don’t get bogged down with the title’s translation (the US English dubbed version has the new title), as some online users have. Instead, watch this multi-layered crime/paranormal series.
The corpses keep appearing in the isolated—and fictional—French border town Villefranche. Police Major Laurene Weiss (played by Suliana Brahim) leads the investigation into the mysterious hanging of the nurse assigned to care for the young man she injured. French officials send in Frank Siriani (Laurent Capelluto) to investigate the other deaths. The series tagline “Crime by Nature” is a guiding clue in unraveling the additional strange events that befall this town.
The production has a Twin Peaks (1990-1991) meets Dark (2017-) feel. Here, the logging industry has shut down; the forest holds secrets. The past haunts everyone, and everyone has a secret. Dubbed in English, the series totals 16 episodes.