2018 Norwegian drama Home Ground gets a premiere screening via SBS on Demand later this month.
When a newly promoted football club loses its coach just before the start of the league season, a woman, Helena Mikkelsen, gets the historic chance to coach the team, even before an ambitious player who was promised the job.
This debuted internationally in March.
All 10 episodes will be available.
A drama series about Helena Mikkelsen’s (Ane Dahl Torp) struggle to make it as Europe’s first female coach for a men’s team in the National Premier league in Norway.
Home Ground follows her story as she moves to a small tight-knit community with strong willed and hard-headed individuals. She struggles to balance a life as a single mum with her teenage daughter on the home field, and must conquer her struggles in order to get optimal results on the football field. Home Ground is all about passion, identity, and loyalty. It is about relocating to a small community and trying to gain the respect of others without losing yourself.
Thursday, 29 November 2018 on SBS On Demand.