Borgen

April 2019
56:49

S3 Ep1 - A Child Of Denmark

3.3 8 x
Two and a half years after Danish Prime Minister Birgitte Nyborg (Sidse Babett Knudsen) called a general election, she has left the political arena and is now a well-paid speaker in business circles and sits on several boards. Following the divorce from her husband, Birgitte and her children are in the process of moving ho...
58:30

S3 Ep10 - The Election

3.8 5 x
In the dramatic series finale, the day of the election finally arrives. However, politics is not the only thing on Birgitte's mind.
58:08

S3 Ep2 - The Land Is Built On Law

3.0 0 x
Birgitte Nyborg is forced to recognise her defeat to Jacob Kruse in the battle for the leadership of the Moderates. But she has not lost her political ambitions, and in anger over the current government's immigration legislation she quietly chooses to start a new party. All she needs are some members and a press advisor. A...
58:54

S3 Ep3 - The Right Shade Of Brown

4.0 6 x
Chaos and confusion rule in the party rooms of the New Democrats as many people have now attached themselves to the party. TV1 has invited them to participate in a panel discussion on the integration of ethnic minorities and so they need to find a party spokesperson on integration. They also need to find funding for the pa...
57:22

S3 Ep4 - Their Loss....

4.0 1 x
The quality of Danish bacon is called into question as Birgitte's English boyfriend, Jeremy, falls ill after eating pork. At the same time, the government are trying to relax the rules applying to Danish pig farms. Birgitte appears on TV1 where she argues for protecting citizens, not the industry, and for quality rather th...
58:56

S3 Ep5 - Thou Shalt Not Commit Adultery

4.0 5 x
There is unrest amongst the New Democrats when the sex trade is placed on the agenda. In Copenhagen, police have found three women who have been locked up and forced to have sex against their will. The case causes the political parties to discuss the need for a law prohibiting the purchase of sex in Denmark. During the neg...
58:04

S3 Ep6 - Sons Of The Past

3.5 6 x
The New Democrats finally have enough signatures to run for Parliament but need more candidates. Birgitte suggests economics professor Soren Ravn, but not all of the candidates in the party share her enthusiasm about him as he is very left-wing, and had previously been a member of the Communist Party. When the press catch ...
58:54

S3 Ep7 - The Fall

3.5 3 x
When prime minister Lars Hesselboe calls a general election, he takes everyone by surprise. TV1 swing into action, as do the political parties. However, with Birgitte undergoing daily radiation treatment, she is already struggling to keep up with work. How long can she keep making excuses and keep her illness a secret?
58:07

S3 Ep8 - If You Never Change Your Mind

3.5 5 x
As election day nears, Birgitte comes clean to her party about her recent performance. Meanwhile, unable to make their mark with the opposition's policies, the New Democrats try to highlight the differences between their party and the Moderates. But when Jacob Kruse steals a key policy, a mole is suspected within the party.
58:23

S3 Ep9 - Sense And Sensibility

2.8 4 x
With the general election nearing, the mudslinging begins. Can Birgitte keep both her integrity and win votes? Can TV1 win viewers with their new election debate format?
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