The Heavy Water War

March 2017

S1 Ep3

Expired 2.0 41 x
Helberg is caught by the Germans, but manages to escape; Heisenberg is assigned to continue his work without heavy water, but that means no bomb. Germans are rebuilding the factory and the Americans decide to bomb against Tronstad's advice. 150 B-25 bombers are sent on the mission, but the result is heavy civilian casualties and the heavy water facilities are undamaged. (S.1 Ep.3) (From Norway, in English, German & Norwegian) (Drama) (Class. tba) CC
February 2017

S1 Ep2

Expired 3.0 43 x
‘Freshman’s’ two glider planes crash violently into the Norwegian mountains. It is revealed that their target was Rjukan. A team of Norwegians break into the factory and blow it up from the inside. In Germany, Heisenberg proposes a bomb to destroy London, which puts him back in favour with the military. (S.1 Ep.2) (From Norway, in English, German & Norwegian) (Drama) CC

S1 Ep1

Expired 3.0 46 x
This three-part dramatisation is of one of the most exciting stories from the Second World War – the Nazis’ efforts to develop an atom bomb and the Allies’ struggle to prevent it from happening. English, Norwegian and German actors portray real life characters to understand their dilemmas and challenges in this epic story, the outcome of which will determine the future of democracy. (S.1, Ep.1 of 3) (From Norway, in German & Norwegian) (Drama & Thriller) (class.tba) CC