TB: Return of the Plague

First Aired: March 2014

1 x 90min documentary for BBC4.

An account of the crippling effects of multi-drug-resistant tuberculosis, following the victims from two families as they battle with the disease over the course of a year. Plus, a look at how the airborne disease – able to be passed on by a cough or a sneeze – is appearing in London and is already a national emergency in Swaziland.

Hugh narrates.

The documentary previewed at BAFTA on 11th February 2014.

Director:

Jezza Neumann

Producer:

Rebecca Stewart

Production Co:

BBC

You are using a web browser not supported by this website! Close Open

You are using an old, redundant and unsupported version of Internet Explorer. We strongly advise that you install Google Chrome as an alternative web browser to enable you to view this and all other modern websites properly. Please note that if you choose not to various aspects of this website will not work properly. Click here to install Chrome

chrome