Verdict: The Night Of Season 1 Episode 5 “The Season of the Witch”

‘The Night Of’ is meticulously crafted, something that its narrative continues to represent as each character drives themself towards some end goal. Whether that be Naz, Stone or Box, each character’s will to accomplish this goal is cleverly represented through different perspectives, providing further nuance to the character and making sure the audience questions this morals and motivations. This balance between narrative and character is key to this episode, as while it may follow a predictable path and lack any wonderous moments, the show continues to endeavour to provide a realistic look at the justice system as well as the many different processes within it.  9.1/10

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