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.
Werner Heisenberg must continue his research without heavy water. When they learn that the Germans are rebuilding the factory, the Americans decide to bomb it. The bombing causes minimal damage.
Kampen om Tungtvannet Series
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Production & Filming Details
- Release Date: 25 January 2015.
- Running Time: 45 minutes.
- Rating: 12.
- Country: Norway, Denmark, and UK.
- Language: Norwegian, German, English, and Danish.