粤语 /英语 (电视版)
2021年1月27日 星期三晚上9时30分 (首播)
Dr Chris van Tulleken is an infectious diseases doctor. It's week three of lockdown since Marh 2020 and he’s been asked to support the UCL Hospital’s intensive care unit. As well as treating patients, he wants to understand what the virus is doing to our bodies and why it’s so difficult to treat. To make things more stressful for Chris, his wife Dinah is seven months pregnant with their second child.
Chris’s twin brother, Dr Xand van Tulleken, is a specialist in public health. Xand has worked in medical emergencies around the world. He wants to examine the impact Covid-19 on the UK’s most vulnerable, and lend a hand where he can. Xand contracted Covid back in March and it has left him tired and sluggish. He’s also developed an irregular heart beat which he suspects is part of the aftermath of his Covid infection. The film ends in the middle of June, with lockdown easing and Xand finally able to visit Chris and his family at home. The film ends with Chris wondering how many other people had serious complications after contracting the virus, and articulating the concern about the implications of a second wave...
Cantonese/English (TV Version)
2021.1.27 Wed 9:30pm (First-run)