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Emergency - First Episode

Television (Full Length Episode) – 2007

“Real patients, real drama: real emergencies.” This 2007 series goes behind the scenes of the Emergency Department at Wellington Hospital, focusing on the medical staff who treat patients in most urgent need of treatment. In this opening episode, a zookeeper is mauled by a lion, an infant fights for his life, and a patient has chopped his basil too finely. Produced by Greenstone productions (The Zoo, Border Patrol) the 12-part series won the Best Observational Reality Award at the 2007 Qantas Television Awards. 

If something comes off, they usually bring it [the severed part] in.
– A doctor on severed limb accidents

Key Cast & Crew

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Andrew McDowall


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Francesca Rudkin


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Natalie Malcon

Post-Production Director

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Philip Hurring


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Jenny Williams


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Giles Pike

Director, Camera

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Produced by

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Greenstone TV


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Greenstone TV