Political power cannot be won without sacrifice. Birgitte Nyborg wins a landslide victory for her party, but how far is she willing to go to gain influence? Can she succeed professionally, continue to lead a happy family life, and stay true to herself? Borgen (Government) is an award-winning Danish drama series about the fight for political power and the personal consequences for everyone involved.
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Birgitte's dream of a new Denmark slowly materializes when she assembles a "band of brothers" to form the New Democrats Party.
What starts as an embarrassing case of projectile vomiting turns into a full-blown government debate about animal rights and Denmark's agriculture industry.
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