A young majorette is found murdered near the property of a Chinese wine grower. Although the case appears straightforward, Gendarme captain Claire soon uncovers a complicated web of xenophobia, family troubles and dirty small-town politics.
Bruno is an unsuccessful director who has just separated from Anna, with whom he had two children. When he is diagnosed with Leukemia, he must find a compatible stem cell donor. His father reluctantly reveals a secret which could give a new hope to Bruno.
An eccentric chicken farmer, with the help of his granddaughter, trains his mischievous dog Oddball to protect a penguin sanctuary from fox attacks in an attempt to reunite his family and save their seaside town.
In an abandoned villa, three children witness a fierce fight between Jakob Stocking and a building contractor. Jakob kills him but returns later with his lawyer to turn himself in. As questions pile up, two detectives uncover a long-kept family secret.
Captain Richard Phillips attempts to escape from armed Somali pirates while the U.S. Navy tries to rescue him.
Hondo and the team are forced to partner with an old nemesis to track down a dangerous criminal.