Patrik Pacard was the sixth ZDF-Weihnachtsserie (English: Christmas Series), and aired in 1984. The series was broadcast in Germany on ZDF, and consisted of 6 episodes. Broadcasting in Germany began on 25 December 1984. The series was also broadcast in Switzerland, and consisted of 12 episodes. Broadcasting in Switzerland began on 4 December 1984.
|Created by||Bernd Burgemeister|
Gila von Weitershausen
Charles M. Huber
|Country of origin||Germany|
|No. of episodes||6 (Germany)|
12 (Switzerland) (list of episodes)
|Running time||45 Minutes|
|Original network||ZDF (Germany)|
|Original release||25 December 1984 –|
29 January 1985
An English-language version of this series was shown by the BBC in the United Kingdom in 1992, and repeated in 1995, though with a revised plot to reflect the end of the Cold War. A French-language version of this series was broadcast as well.
The story is about a German boy and his family getting into an espionage story whilst on holiday in Norway.
- Patrik Pacard, 2 DVD, Universum Film, ZDF-Video - 82876 63152 9