Borgen
58:11

Borgen: The Art Of The Possible

Season 1 Episode 3 SBS October 25, 2015

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After only a few short months as prime minister, Birgitte Nyborg has negotiated her first finance bill into place. But before the final ratification, several members of ...

After only a few short months as prime minister, Birgitte Nyborg has negotiated her first finance bill into place. But before the final ratification, several members of parliament withdraw their support.

Borgen
57:46

Borgen: The Last Worker

Season 2 Episode 3 SBS November 21, 2015

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Birgitte's government prepares to present a new welfare reform package called 'A Common Future', which is being polished at a political seminar. But there is unrest in the ...

Birgitte's government prepares to present a new welfare reform package called 'A Common Future', which is being polished at a political seminar. But there is unrest in the Labour Party when their leader Bjorn Marrot comes under personal attack in the media. Birgitte senses a rebellion brewing.

Borgen
58:10

Borgen: 100 Days

Season 1 Episode 4 SBS November 1, 2015

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Television journalist Katrine Fonsmark gets the scoop of her life when an anonymous informant contacts her with important security policy information. The pressure is on prime ...

Television journalist Katrine Fonsmark gets the scoop of her life when an anonymous informant contacts her with important security policy information. The pressure is on prime minister Birgitte Nyborg to kill the story, but she decides not to intervene.

Borgen
59:06

Borgen: Battle Ready

Season 2 Episode 4 SBS November 29, 2015

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When pirates hijack a Danish ship off the coast of Somalia, Birgitte's coalition partner Hoxenhaven diverts attention from her when she so badly needs a success story.

When pirates hijack a Danish ship off the coast of Somalia, Birgitte's coalition partner Hoxenhaven diverts attention from her when she so badly needs a success story.

Borgen
57:31

Borgen: One Man's Loss

Season 3 Episode 4 SBS December 13, 2015

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Borgen
58:35

Borgen: Men Who Love Women

Season 1 Episode 5 SBS November 1, 2015

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With the support of her Minister of Trade, Birgitte puts forth a proposal for gender quotas on Danish companies' boards of directors. The proposal meets resistance both in and ...

With the support of her Minister of Trade, Birgitte puts forth a proposal for gender quotas on Danish companies' boards of directors. The proposal meets resistance both in and out of government - and the country's most powerful businessman gives Birgitte an ultimatum that could have serious consequences.

Borgen
59:11

Borgen: Plant A Tree

Season 2 Episode 5 SBS November 29, 2015

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Birgitte Nyborg's government is about to negotiate the environmental element of the new reform package called A Common Future. Birgitte wants a multi-party agreement, but must ...

Birgitte Nyborg's government is about to negotiate the environmental element of the new reform package called A Common Future. Birgitte wants a multi-party agreement, but must face the reality of parties who cannot and will not compromise.

Borgen
59:05

Borgen: Thou Shalt Not Commit Adultery

Season 3 Episode 5 SBS December 13, 2015

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Borgen
1:00:42

Borgen: State Visit

Season 1 Episode 6 SBS November 1, 2015

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Birgitte faces her first state visit, as the president of the former Soviet republic of Turgistan comes to Denmark and announces his intention to invest one billion euros in ...

Birgitte faces her first state visit, as the president of the former Soviet republic of Turgistan comes to Denmark and announces his intention to invest one billion euros in Danish wind turbine technology.

Borgen
57:54

Borgen: Them And Us

Season 2 Episode 6 SBS November 29, 2015

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Internal strife among the coalition partners continues as the right wing submits a bill that will lower the age of criminal responsibility from 14 to 12 years. Several Labour ...

Internal strife among the coalition partners continues as the right wing submits a bill that will lower the age of criminal responsibility from 14 to 12 years. Several Labour Party members support the proposal, leaving Birgitte in the minority in parliament.

Borgen
58:14

Borgen: Sins of the Past

Season 3 Episode 6 SBS December 13, 2015

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Borgen
55:18

Borgen: See No Evil, Hear No Evil, Speak No Evil

Season 1 Episode 7 SBS November 1, 2015

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When surveillance equipment is found in the offices of an extreme left-wing political party, it looks like the work of the Danish Security and Intelligence Service - but why?

When surveillance equipment is found in the offices of an extreme left-wing political party, it looks like the work of the Danish Security and Intelligence Service - but why?

Borgen
57:53

Borgen: What Is Lost Inwardly Must Be Gained Outwardly (1)

Season 2 Episode 7 SBS November 29, 2015

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Birgitte's government has run out of steam - the internal differences are growing and only compromise legislation is being passed, which does not really satisfy anyone. ...

Birgitte's government has run out of steam - the internal differences are growing and only compromise legislation is being passed, which does not really satisfy anyone. Opinion polls indicate that Birgitte is likely to lose the next election. She really needs a popular cause and is therefore very tempted when the businessman Joachim Crohne draws her attention to the central African country of Kharun, on the brink of civil war.

Borgen
59:04

Borgen: The Drop

Season 3 Episode 7 SBS December 13, 2015

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Borgen
57:00

Borgen: The Silly Season

Season 1 Episode 8 SBS November 8, 2015

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It's summer, and not much is going on in parliament. Yet when Michael Laugesen announces that he has written a book containing disclosures from his years in politics, ...

It's summer, and not much is going on in parliament. Yet when Michael Laugesen announces that he has written a book containing disclosures from his years in politics, something happens. Kasper is forced to deal with people and events from his past which he has fought to put behind him.

Borgen
57:24

Borgen: What Is Lost Inwardly Must Be Gained Outwardly (2)

Season 2 Episode 8 SBS December 5, 2015

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The eyes of the world are on Copenhagen and chief negotiator Birgitte Nyborg Christensen as the time draws near for peace talks between North and South Kharun to stop the ...

The eyes of the world are on Copenhagen and chief negotiator Birgitte Nyborg Christensen as the time draws near for peace talks between North and South Kharun to stop the bloody civil war. Everyone is working around the clock to prevent a catastrophe.

Borgen
58:13

Borgen: If You Never Change Your Mind

Season 3 Episode 8 SBS December 19, 2015

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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 ...

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.

Borgen
58:43

Borgen: Divide and Rule

Season 1 Episode 9 SBS November 8, 2015

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Though Birgitte is surprised at the defence minister's choice of new fighter jets, she allows him to make public the decision on the government's behalf. When unpleasant ...

Though Birgitte is surprised at the defence minister's choice of new fighter jets, she allows him to make public the decision on the government's behalf. When unpleasant surprises surface in the wake of the big plane purchase, the media launch an offensive against members of parliament.