The fascinating thriller Black Earth Rising season 1 tells about the life of a young woman Kate Ashby, who miraculously managed to avoid the terrible consequences of the genocide in Rwanda. It was adopted by the Englishwoman Eva Ashby, who brought up and gave everything she could. Eva Ashby is an international human rights lawyer. Kate always tried not to look back at the past. Now she returns to work as a legal investigator. And then one day the mother and daughter are on different sides. Their relationship becomes a very strained. This happens when Eve takes up a case ..