Season 01, Episode 01 – “Episode 1”
When teenager Lea does not return home from a music festival, her parents contact the police, who uncover areas of Lea’s life that her family knows nothing about.
Set in Lyon, the show traces the increasing trauma of the Morel family who fall apart when their 17-year-old daughter fails to return home from a night out. As the hours pass and the police investigation builds, The Disappearance explores every parent’s worst nightmare. There are similarities to Broadchurch in that the lead detective has a complicated backstory while the family members and friends each appear to be hiding something.