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Quarantine: 24 Hours in Wuhan
This documentary goes behind the scenes of the quarantine to follow the community heroes who are working around-the-clock to keep the coronavirus under control.
We accompany a deliveryman named Lao Ji. Though his experiences delivering groceries and survival items to residents living in lock down, we witness the trauma, anguish and bravery of medics, police, community leaders and ordinary people.
The Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) has infected tens of thousands across China. Originating in city of Wuhan in the Hubei province, the pneumonia-linked illness has already claimed over three thousand lives. With the city of eleven million under quarantine, for emergency responders, medical professionals and volunteers’ it’s a race against time to treat the deadly virus and contain it.