Das Boot cruises to SBS
SBS has picked up the TV version inspired by Germany's epic 1981 movie.
SBS has picked up the TV version of Das Boot, inspired by Wolfgang Petersen’s epic 1981 movie adaptation of Lothar-Günther Buchheim’s novel.
The co-production between Sky and Bavaria Fiction centres on a German U-boat in the Second World War.
The 6 part series is directed by Andreas Prochaska (The Dark Valley) and written by Tony Saint (Strike Back) and Johannes W Betz (Die Cleveren).
It premieres in Europe in late November. An Australian airdate is yet to be announced.