yes Studios


Asylum City Cover Pic .jpg


Based on the best-selling novel by the same name, ASYLUM CITY is set in the underworld of refugees and asylum seekers; those looking to help them and those who take advantage of their plight.

A young social activist is found dead and the main suspect is an asylum seeker from Africa who was seen leaving her apartment.

Police Officer Anat Sitton leads the murder investigation, unravelling a complex world of corrupt politicians, organized crime and illegal arms deals, putting her in the center of a dangerous and parallel universe with its own codes and morals. 

Series Information

  • Season 1: 12x45'

  • Genre: Thriller

  • Created by: Eitan Tzur, Uzi Weil, Liad Shoham

  • Directed by: Eitan Tzur

  • Produced by: July-August Production and yes TV

The best Israeli series of the year...powerful direction, accurate script, brilliant, reliable and convincing drama.
— HAARETZ Newspaper
(The series) succeeds in exposing the humanity of all its characters...on all their charming and weak aspects…TV at its best.
— Yediot Aharonot
Effective direction, effortless writing and an interesting story, make Asylum City excellent television.
— Ynet


Member Login
Welcome, (First Name)!

Forgot? Show
Log In
Enter Member Area
My Profile Not a member? Sign up. Log Out