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.
'Borgen,' Episode 10: 'The First Tuesday in October'
The season finale falls short as the episode ends as it begins, with Birgitte husband-less and Katrine jobless.
Here's what you may have missed
Birgitte is visiting soldiers stationed in Afghanistan when their encampment is attacked, and several soldiers are killed.
Birgitte's government prepares to present a new reform package, which is being polished at a political seminar.
Birgitte Nyborg is about to negotiate the environmental element of the new reform package, but she must face the reality of parties unwilling to compromise.
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