At kende sandheden (2002)
Movie: At kende sandheden
- Director: Nils Malmros
- Stars: Sren Sejersen, Heine Petersen, Jens Albinus, Anne Voigt Christiansen, Nynne Karen Nrlund, Ole Jacobsen, Michael Asmussen, Daniel Hagedorn, Lone Roesgaard, Marianne Hager, Sarah K. trup, Peter Schrder, Thomas Bendixen, Bent Nielsen, Torben Vestergaard
- Release Date: October 25, 2002
- Run Time: 98 min
- Genre: Drama
The film opens in 1944, as a young fisherman who has suffered a stroke due to aneurysm is being attended to by a neurosurgeon, Dr. Richard Malmros (Jens Albinus). Malmros operates on the fisherman after injecting him with Thorotrast, a radioactive contrast medium and the operation is a success. However, 42 years later, the patient develops liver cancer and dies. His widow sues the hospital claiming that the Thorotrast caused the liver cancer.