Kampen om tungtvannet is a six-episode war drama TV miniseries written by Petter S. Rosenlund and produced by Norwegian Broadcasting Corporation.
It is a Norwegian/Danish/British co-production, directed by Per-Olav Sørensen that tells about the German nuclear weapon project and the heavy water sabotage in Norway to disrupt it during World War II, with a particular emphasis on the role of Leif Tronstad.
The story behind Hitler’s plan of Germany getting the atomic bomb during WW2, and the heavy water sabotages in Rjukan, Norway, seen from four angles, the German side, the allied, the saboteurs and the company side.
Kampen om Tungtvannet Series
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Production & Filming Details
- Release Date: 04 January 2015.
- Running Time: 45 minutes.
- Rating: 12.
- Country: Norway, Denmark, and UK.
- Language: Norwegian, German, English, and Danish.