Emotional journey to the initial place of the great pandemic of our era. Meet the first people who suffered the disease and the first doctors who fought against it in a unique document.
The First Outbreak provides a unique window on one of the most important events of the 21st century.
Locked for three months inside Wuhan’s premier hospital for infectious diseases, the first hospital to confront the then unknown disease, a crew filmed patients and medical staff as they fought the new disease.
With unprecedented access to the unfolding pandemic, the documentary gives voice to some of the first patients, doctors and nurses to confront the disease. The First Outbreak looks behind the headlines to tell the tragic, intimate and inspiring human stories of the people at the heart of the pandemic.