Tuesday, February 25, 2014
Murder in Passing
Bike courier Mars Brito has been murdered... and everyone in the town of Passing B.C. is a suspect! The extensive roster of suspect characters include his keen green bike boss, his troubled train conductor fiancé, an ambitious chemistry professor, Passing's anti-bike Mayor and the CEO of an SUV manufacturer with Gramsci issues. Detective Epicene, harbouring secrets of her own, must untangle a bewildering conspiracy involving bikes, cars, opera, gender and corporate green-washing to expose the murderer.
MURDER IN PASSING is the first-ever transmedia whodunit series for commuters, with new episodes appearing daily on Toronto's subway platform screens and online from January 7, 2013 to March 1, 2013.
Written and directed by John Greyson, MURDER IN PASSING is a multi-layered murder mystery shot in the film noir style, featuring Greyson's signature intricacy, use of symbolism and metaphor. Visit http://www.murderinpassing.com to review the current episodes or catch up on past instalments.
Then listen online to the daily operatic fugues composed by David Wall after each episode for a trace of evidence and fun. Find the daily clues on Twitter @MurderIP, in the Metro newspaper, and the project website. Read our citizen detective's blog posts, and share your suspicions with fellow sleuths. Follow the clues and solve the mystery of MURDER IN PASSING.