People used their excess fur that was shed to make warm clothing. Prior to that, when he looks through his camera lens, he sees something dangling from the pylon but he doesn’t know what it is and he’s taking a photograph of something but he doesn’t know what that is and he doesn’t develop that photograph.”. “They are called ichneumon wasps. His son lives in the same village but he does not associate with his father and does not permit the ... See full summary ». "It's not just the cold that kills." It was only 11 episodes long so it's not as if I made a huge commitment. She's currently having an affair with Frank Sutter, a Search & Rescue worker, much to the Sheriff's dismay. The interview with the writer is pretty insistent that it's not. Dan always visited them there. So Liam did that, he expunged the larvae into Stoddart and once he’s done that he is free of the burden of having the larvae in him – but pretty fucked up, as a result.”. WHY? WHAT? So that’s the stage that we’re at [in Fortitude]. At one point Elena was at the kitchen sink and smacked her neck like she had been mosquito bit. If you’d like to join in, please sign in or register. I think the "pig case" is well explained by Simon Donald, the series creator, in this interview : She's wandering this building, lost and frightened, and she hears what sounds like a kid squealing. Why has no one from London arrived immediately in light of Tucci's death. “He had never looked at what he saw through the camera. Is it plausible for Vincent to have survived that explosion? John River is a brilliant police inspector whose genius lies side-by-side with the fragility of his mind. Elena also (possibly) had a relationship with a man named Billy Pettigrew, who was recently killed on the outskirts of town. Press question mark to learn the rest of the keyboard shortcuts. But before that, Simon answers some of our most burning questions about his chilly Arctic drama…. Try refining your search, or use the navigation above to locate the post. In a remote town in Iceland, Police desperately try to solve a crime as a powerful storm descends upon the town. Elena Ledesma (formerly Esmerelda Sorolla) is a waitress at the Midnight Sun Hotel in Fortitude and the mistress of Frank Sutter. Given the now giant hole in the snow with wasps buzzing….. is there now going to be an epidemic of them buzzing around Fortitude for series 2. Couldn't agree more. Plot with more holes than Tesco's value emmental.Why does infection turn you catatonic in some cases (the kid) and perfectly lucid in others...(the crispy burnt guy)?Just a poor poor plot. Why Dan was there when Stoddart was killed, and also killed his dog? There has never been a violent crime here. Or what caused the hermaphrodite reindeer? I think right up until he met Morton on the glacier, he didn’t want to face the ghastly truth of what he knew in his heart, and had also seen through his camera lens – that Dan was completely complicit in the savage execution of Pettigrew. His father is revealed to be Henry Tyson, a close friend of the family, but this remains unknown to Dan. Also: poor Vince. Fortitude: Come for the glacier hotel, stay for the prehistoric wasp infestation. That’s the only way I can think he got contaminated. He is a man haunted by the murder victims whose cases he must lay to rest. Surrounded by the savage beauty of the polar landscape, its future sparkling with the promise of Arctic opportunity, wealth and discovery, Fortitude is one of the safest towns on earth.