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999, 999: Series 3, Episode 8
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produced by Trevor Hill, in 999 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 1994), 47 mins
This episode of 999, produced by Trevor Hill, features the long fight to save a critically injured driver trapped a lorry, the three-year old boy who dialed 9-9-9 when his diabetic mother went into a coma, and the four friends who jumped from their sinking boat unto a rock but the tide was rising around them.
produced by Trevor Hill, in 999 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 1994), 47 mins
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AIDS Generation
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produced by Dev TV (Paris, Ile-de-France: Ampersand, 2004), 27 mins
Africa is the continent most affected by AIDS with Zimbabwe and Kenya standing out as the hardest hit countries. There, carrying the disease means rejection by the community and kids are no exception to this misfortune. How are these two countries coping with the thousands of children orphaned by the virus? They n...
produced by Dev TV (Paris, Ile-de-France: Ampersand, 2004), 27 mins
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Borderline Medicine
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directed by Roger Weisberg; produced by Roger Weisberg (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 1991), 1 hour 1 mins
With the U.S. struggling to control soaring health care costs and 37 million Americans not covered by health insurance, the Canadian system of national health insurance looks attractive. This documentary takes a close look at how health care is delivered on both sides of the border. The film begins by comparing pr...
directed by Roger Weisberg; produced by Roger Weisberg (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 1991), 1 hour 1 mins
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Reaching Teens: Strength-Based Communication Strategies to Build Resilience and Support Healthy Adolescent Development, Do Not Assume Poor Youth Are Destined to Have Poor Outcomes: Access to Services Strongly Influences Outcomes
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produced by American Academy of Pediatrics, in Reaching Teens: Strength-Based Communication Strategies to Build Resilience and Support Healthy Adolescent Development (Elk Grove Village, IL: American Academy of Pediatrics, 2014), 3 mins
This instructional video, from the "Reaching Teens: Strength-Based Communication Strategies to Build Resilience and Support Healthy Adolescent Development" series produced by the American Academy of Pediatrics, is a speech by health center director Angela Diaz about the influence of health care access on the outco...
produced by American Academy of Pediatrics, in Reaching Teens: Strength-Based Communication Strategies to Build Resilience and Support Healthy Adolescent Development (Elk Grove Village, IL: American Academy of Pediatrics, 2014), 3 mins
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Firestorm
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directed by Julie Winokur, fl. 2003-2014; produced by Julie Winokur, fl. 2003-2014 (Brighton, England: Espresso TV, 2010), 1 hour 3 mins
Firestorm follows Los Angeles Fire Department Station 65, located in South Los Angeles, a neighborhood with a largely uninsured and undereducated population.
directed by Julie Winokur, fl. 2003-2014; produced by Julie Winokur, fl. 2003-2014 (Brighton, England: Espresso TV, 2010), 1 hour 3 mins
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Flying on One Engine: The Slumdog Surgeon
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directed by Joshua Z. Weinstein (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 2009), 51 mins
This is the story of the inspiring work of 76-year-old Dr. Sharadkumar Dicksheet who continues his commitment to the Indian children on whom he operates every year. He performs free reconstructive facial surgery in marathon-like sessions, correcting up to 700 children who have cleft lips and other facial deformiti...
directed by Joshua Z. Weinstein (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 2009), 51 mins
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Getwell, 4, The Bigger Problem
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directed by Gannon Weaver and Patrick Sheehan, in Getwell, 4 (Millis, MA: Aquarius Health Care Media, 2008), 16 mins
Throughout the year, Dr. Morris reaches out to help establish clinics around the country. Dr. Morris travels to Washington, D.C. to meet with 'the Mother Teresa of D.C.' Janelle Goetchus, one of his early mentors. They discuss issues of faith and health as they work together to solve the vast and difficult problem...
directed by Gannon Weaver and Patrick Sheehan, in Getwell, 4 (Millis, MA: Aquarius Health Care Media, 2008), 16 mins
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India: Medical Tourism
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produced by ABC Australia (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 2007), 26 mins
India’s booming private healthcare system is expected to be worth billions of dollars in the decades to come, as westerners flock to India to get healthy. Fed up with long lines and exorbitant fees at home, these patients can now fly to the subcontinent and go straight to the front of the line for cheap operatio...
produced by ABC Australia (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 2007), 26 mins
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SARS: Cover-up and Aftermath
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directed by Diana Dai Xiaoping, fl. 1996; produced by Diana Dai Xiaoping, fl. 1996 (Toronto, ON: Diane Dai Communications, 2013), 51 mins
This documentary examines the extraordinary and insightful human drama that unfolded during and after the 2002 and 2003 crisis. It tells the stories of the Chinese government's efforts to hide the truth about this epidemic. The film also tells the story of the forgotten SARS survivors who continue to suffer from...
directed by Diana Dai Xiaoping, fl. 1996; produced by Diana Dai Xiaoping, fl. 1996 (Toronto, ON: Diane Dai Communications, 2013), 51 mins
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Visioning Tibet
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directed by Isaac Solotaroff (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 2008), 53 mins
Visioning Tibet chronicles the passion of ophthalmologist Marc Lieberman, founder of the Tibet Vision Project. His mission: to end preventable blindness in Tibet -- which has the highest rate of untreated cataract blindness in the world -- by 2020. Bringing light where there was once darkness, Lieberman's work in...
directed by Isaac Solotaroff (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 2008), 53 mins
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