German director Andreas Prochaska will direct Das Boot, co-produced by Bavaria Fernsehproduktion, Sky Germany, and Sonar EntertainmentDas Boot, an eight-part TV series, takes place immediately after the events in the 1981 Oscar-nominated film, an adaptation based on novel by Lothar-Gunther Buchheim. The series will narrate the World War II perspectives of the Germans, as depicted in the film, as well as the perspectives of the French Resistance and Allied forces. Prochaska’s credits as a director include the 2014 film Dark Valley, and the 2011 film A Day for a Miracle, among others.