Six months before the Presidential elections, the leader of the extreme right party who is ahead in the opinion polls, is assassinated before the eyes of Simon Kapita, President Marjorie’s closest advisor.
This attack creates disruption in the political spectrum and presages a bloody race for the Elysee.
Throughout the final months of his Presidency, both right and left wing parties are involved in political maneuvering, backstabbing and betrayals, while in his private life, his relationship with Elisabeth is tearing apart and becomes the target of the tabloids.
For Simon Kapita, this last campaign becomes the one of all dangers.
2 x DVD
Language: French (with English Subtitles)
Run time: 6 eps x 50 min (approx)
Rating: M (Mature themes, violence & course language)
“Violence, deceit and political backstabbing abound in this tense French drama.”
- Daily Telegraph
"Very much in the Borgen school of backstairs deal-making."
- The Guardian
"Think House of Cards and Borgen with a Gallic twist."
- TV Times