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Cineflix to produce “Trauma Doctors” for UK’s Channel 5

Channel 5 in the UK has commissioned Cineflix to produce doc series Trauma Doctors, which will be distributed internationally as Trauma Investigators.
February 28, 2013

Channel 5 in the UK has commissioned Cineflix to produce doc series Trauma Doctors for its spring schedule.

The series, from Cineflix Productions UK, shows medical specialists at a London hospital saving lives using an air ambulance service based on the building’s roof. Cineflix Rights is handling international sales of the series under the title Trauma Investigators.

“Channel 5 have been brave enough to ignore the trend for fixed rig, static observation, and commission a 360-degree series that will allow viewers to┬áreally get inside the minds of some of the UK’s finest front-line trauma consultants,” said Camilla Lewis, managing director of Cineflix Productions UK.

In Trauma Doctors, specialists conduct on-the-spot investigations to unravel the mystery how a patient was impacted by an accident, before making split-second decisions on the treatment. Trauma Doctors, comprising four 60-minute episodes, is due to air in April.

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Meagan Kashty is an associate editor of realscreen, an international print and online magazine that covers the non-fiction film and television industries. Meagan is an award-winning business journalist. Prior to joining the realscreen team, Meagan was online editor of Canadian Grocer, named Magazine of the Year at the 2015 Canadian Business Media Awards. She can be reached at mkashty@brunico.com, and you can follow her on Twitter @MegKashty

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