One hundred and 11 seconds.
Adapted for the small screen by Tony Grisoni, the mind-bending four-part thriller kicks off with the gruesome discovery of a dead foreign student in the fictional eastern European city of Besźel.
And now I know the part of my identity needing to be fulfilled was being a mother.
The fact that everyone is even thinking twice about sending an email with a hint of irony in it says a lot.
Because one day my son is going to watch them.