The BEST Episodes of Cordon

Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!

Last Updated: Oct 21, 2020

Network: VTM

Imagine that your town, village or home is hermetically sealed off from the outside world and everyone is at risk to become infected with a deadly virus. You will be snatched away from your loved ones, your family, your home and need start living in cordon. The new fiction series Cordon, with Tom Dewispelaere, Liesa Van der Aa, Wouter Hendrickx, Geert Van Rampelberg and Europe's best actress Veerle Baetens as main actresses, takes place in this reality (Belgium, Antwerp).

Episode 7

#1 - Episode 7

Season 2 - Episode 7 - Aired Oct 17, 2016

star 7.88
8 votes
Episode 1

#2 - Episode 1

Season 2 - Episode 1 - Aired Sep 5, 2016

Lex works his way into the cordon trying to find his friend Jokke, who is offered an experimental drug by professor Cannaerts who seems to have a plan of his own. While Nald is still alive and gets rescued from the sewer canal and tries to get rid of his evidence, director Lommers questions his motives and starts to see her authority fail when national security orders a new executive above her position. Tensions and emotions inside the cordon rise even further when a gang tries to escape with explosives...

star 7.64
11 votes
Episode 7

#3 - Episode 7

Season 1 - Episode 7 - Aired Apr 21, 2014

With tension inside and outside the cordon intensifying, Dr Cannaerts has an untried vaccine smuggled into NIIDA. When Lex is called to a breach in the cordon security he and Lommers are quarantined together, where Lommers lets slip about the pressure of working on disaster scenarios.

star 7.63
40 votes
Episode 10

#4 - Episode 10

Season 1 - Episode 10 - Aired May 12, 2014

Totally discouraged, Jana succumbs to Sam's offer of an escape route from the cordon. At NIIDA, Jokke does his utmost to reveal the full truth about the virus. Lex and Nald discover a hole in the cordon and set out to find the people behind it. The discovery leads to Lex having to make the biggest decision in his life.

star 7.63
40 votes
Episode 8

#5 - Episode 8

Season 1 - Episode 8 - Aired Apr 28, 2014

Eager to find out what Lommers is concealing, Lex breaks into her office and discovers a concealed USB stick, but what it holds is so explosive that even Gryspeerts is reluctant to put it on his blog. Thinking that she has found a refuge with her friend Melissa, Ineke suggests they try to find the lab that Jokke has told her about, but conditions at the F Tron offices are reaching breaking point.

star 7.62
37 votes
Episode 9

#6 - Episode 9

Season 1 - Episode 9 - Aired May 5, 2014

After the brutal raid on the lab, Jana is desperate to get away and finally agrees with Sam to attempt the escape route being controlled by the black-marketeers. Jokke and Lien hear rumours of a boy who is immune from the virus. Lex calls on Gryspeerts wondering why he has not published his explosive evidence, but he himself comes under pressure from Lommers.

star 7.61
31 votes
Episode 3

#7 - Episode 3

Season 1 - Episode 3 - Aired Mar 24, 2014

Quarantine has been prolonged and certain food products are starting to become scarce within the cordon. Lex starts organising food distribution via the container sluices. Leo has asked his friend Ingrid to provide a video diary from within the cordon, but soon realises the enormity of the tradegy unfolding when Ingrid films the death of her own girlfriend struck by the lethal virus.

star 7.60
40 votes
Episode 5

#8 - Episode 5

Season 1 - Episode 5 - Aired Apr 7, 2014

Day 12 of the cordon, and the flimsy fabric of society is beginning to break down. Jokke is unable to prevent black marketeers taking over the distribution of food, and the situation is inflamed when Lommers takes the drastic action of blocking phone signals to the cordon. Katja is wondering when Dr Cannaerts is going to make public the deaths of two of his staff from the institute.

star 7.58
40 votes
Episode 6

#9 - Episode 6

Season 1 - Episode 6 - Aired Apr 14, 2014

Day 16: Leo and Lex examine the CCTV footage from security cameras at the institute which Jokke has managed to smuggle out of the cordon via the sluice. Leo's suspicions are even further aroused when Lommers herself pays him a visit in an attempt to silence his 'Horseman' blog. An unfortunate encounter with a carrier of the virus by one of Katja's young charges leads to horrific consequences.

star 7.54
35 votes
Episode 4

#10 - Episode 4

Season 1 - Episode 4 - Aired Mar 31, 2014

Katja is shattered by the loss of Thomas, whose death at the food distribution point has led to more contamination, and NIIDA is swamped by an influx of new patients. Lex is given army support for the security of the cordon, but he and his men are at breaking point when all leave is cancelled.

star 7.49
39 votes
Episode 5

#11 - Episode 5

Season 2 - Episode 5 - Aired Oct 3, 2016

star 7.43
7 votes
Episode 8

#12 - Episode 8

Season 2 - Episode 8 - Aired Oct 24, 2016

star 7.43
7 votes
Episode 9

#13 - Episode 9

Season 2 - Episode 9 - Aired Oct 31, 2016

star 7.38
8 votes
Episode 10

#14 - Episode 10

Season 2 - Episode 10 - Aired Nov 7, 2016

star 7.38
8 votes
Episode 3

#15 - Episode 3

Season 2 - Episode 3 - Aired Sep 19, 2016

star 7.36
11 votes
Episode 1

#16 - Episode 1

Season 1 - Episode 1 - Aired Mar 10, 2014

Doctors at Antwerp's National Institute for Contagious Diseases discover a patient infected with a contagious and deadly disease, and the authorities take no chances and seal off the centre of the city for 48 hours to prevent further spreading of the virus. Lab assistant Jana, police officer Jokke, pregnant Ineke, teacher Katja and her class and the ambitious Dr Cannaerts are among those who find their lives turned upside down by the quarantine.

star 7.19
63 votes
Directors: Carl Joos
Writers: Tim Mielants
Episode 2

#17 - Episode 2

Season 1 - Episode 2 - Aired Mar 17, 2014

Katja makes a grisly discovery in a restricted area of the National Institute for Infectious Diseases, Lex is asked to attend a press conference held by the minister of public health at which Leo asks why 5,000 people are being contained after the death of just one person with flu like symptoms.

star 7.18
49 votes
Episode 6

#18 - Episode 6

Season 2 - Episode 6 - Aired Oct 10, 2016

star 7.17
6 votes
Episode 4

#19 - Episode 4

Season 2 - Episode 4 - Aired Sep 26, 2016

star 7.00
7 votes
Episode 2

#20 - Episode 2

Season 2 - Episode 2 - Aired Sep 12, 2016

Jokke is starting to improve. Toon finds new friends. The explosion has made a victim. Nald is under fire by Lommers.

star 6.90
10 votes