The Heroes of Telemark

The Heroes of Telemark

Available on BBC iPlayer, BritBox
Taut action-adventure tale based on the true story of the Norwegian resistance and their efforts to destroy a heavy water plant established during World War II by the occupying Nazis. As the Germans move ever closer to the secret of nuclear fission, the saboteurs plot to prevent the strategic materials from going into production.
Starring Kirk Douglas, Richard Harris, Ulla Jacobsson
Director Anthony Mann