In 2004, Swedish journalist and anti-Nazi activist Stieg Larsson died suddenly, just weeks before the first book of his controversial Millennium Trilogy was published. ‘The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo’ has since sold more than 65 million copies. Lisbeth has come alive on the big screen - played by Noomi Rapace and Rooney Mara.
‘Lisbeth Salander: Secrets of the Girl with the Dragon Tattoo’ investigates the origins and secrets behind the blockbusting novel and David Fincher’s $100 million Hollywood movie.
It reveals the real people and bloody events that inspired Stieg Larsson and sheds light on the ancient roots of Lisbeth Salander’s story.
How is Harriet Vanger’s disappearance linked to real killings and real places? What does the Nazi history of the Vangers tell us about Sweden’s secret past? What unsolved murders lie behind the Girl with the Dragon Tattoo? What are Lisbeth Salander’s secrets?