Skam: The Norwegian TV phenomenon
Skam – or Shame, in English – tells the stories of the students of Hartvig Nissens school, in a reasonably wealthy middle-class suburb of capital city Oslo. Now into its third season, it focuses on a different character from its large cast in each one, telling their story through their eyes only – at times, quite claustrophobically.
The third series, still in progress and a massive hit in Norway, is finally putting at centre-stage a gay storyline that has been bubbling under since the show premiered in September 2015. It tells the story of Isak, a relatively popular student who is battling with his sexuality... (Source: Gay Times, The Guyliner, Nov. 22, 2016. Read more...)