Danmarks Radio (DR)
The year is 1975, and the West German embassy in Stockholm is occupied by German terrorists. It’s an attack not only on the embassy, but on Sweden’s long-standing pride as a peaceful nation. In the aftermath of the violent occupation, the Swedish Security Police suspects the six terrorists had help from the outside, possibly from a group of Swedish sympathizers. But no leads can be found until fourteen years later.
The series is a modern family portrait . A depiction of the ’68 generation and their children. A Tale of the marked trails and consequences of violent upheaval set in modern family life – whether it takes place in a seemingly liberated and progressive artist’s home , or in a more tradition- bound and community-oriented environment handball in the province.
The heirs takes place in and around the Southern country house that has been the setting for the internationally renowned artist Veronika Green ‘s life and work.
The series follows Veronika’s four adult children whose distinctive upbringing has influenced their lives in different ways . They have lived scattered until Veronika door and they come together to make the legacy of her up.
Shortly before his death bequeaths Veronika house to his disregard adopted daughter Signe . She lives with her boyfriend in a quiet housing development in the local provincial and never knew the truth of its creator. It will have fatal consequences.
What are the four siblings should have been a quick and painless division of property , the beginning of a journey into the secrets and lies. It turns upside down on their lives and forcing them to look at each other and themselves with new eyes .