UK

Malaria: Return to Fever Road (15th March 2009) [PDTV (XviD)]

  • Download 5x Faster
  • Download torrent
  • Direct Download
  • Rate this torrent +  |  -
Malaria: Return to Fever Road (15th March 2009) [PDTV (XviD)]

Anonymous and Free Direct Download 300GB+


Torrent info

Name:Malaria: Return to Fever Road (15th March 2009) [PDTV (XviD)]

Total Size: 699.95 MB

Magnet: Magnet Link

Seeds: 6

Leechers: 0

Stream: Watch Online @ Movie4u

Last Updated: 2010-10-23 11:59:03 (Update Now)

Torrent added: 2009-08-26 10:57:33



VPN For Torrents

Torrent Files List


Malaria - Return to Fever Road.avi (Size: 699.95 MB) (Files: 1)

 Malaria - Return to Fever Road.avi

699.95 MB
 

Announce URL: http://www.thebox.bz:2710/00000000000000000000000000000000/announce

Torrent description

This torrent was uploaded from www.TheBox.bz (signup is open and free) - the home of all British TV

Broadcast Information:

Channel: BBC 4 (via DVB-T)
Date & Time: 15th March 2009, 10:00 p.m.

Programme Description (source: [url]http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b00j8b9w[/url]):

Extended version of the 2004 documentary Fever Road, highlighting man's interminable fight against malaria, a disease which kills millions every year and which is continuing to worsen.

Filmed on three continents over eighteen months, it delivers an up-to-date account of the global malaria situation from the perspectives of a few heroic individuals, each fighting their own very different battles against the disease.

The film reveals the harsh realities of malaria within a rural Kenyan village community, telling the story of Peter Kombo, chief of Kiagware village in the Kisii highlands, as he battles through the malaria season.

Many of his villagers, particularly the young, are dangerously sick, and Chief Kombo struggles to get more help for them from the local authorities, without success. Unable to afford transport to their district hospital, the people of Kiagware turn instead to local herbalists and to untrained doctors for treatment.

These quacks can wrongly prescribe western drugs, sometimes with fatal consequences, so Chief Kombo is faced with a deadly dilemma - to stop them treating altogether and leave his people no hope at all, or allow them to continue and risk more deaths.

The desperate case of the Mauti family highlights just how difficult Chief Kombo's task is. Touched by their plight, he borrows money to pay for their son Walter to be taken to hospital. It comes just in time, as one more day without treatment could have cost Walter's life. But as Chief Kombo points out, he cannot pay for everyone in the village, and not long after Walter returns from hospital he has malaria again.

This 2009 update includes a brief report of the changes in the village and attitudes to malaria as a direct result of the transmission in the UK of the original film.

Malaria: Return to Fever Road (15th March 2009) [PDTV (XviD)] preview 0

Technical Information:

--- File Information ---
File Name: Malaria - Return to Fever Road.avi
File Size: 700 MB (733,945,856 bytes)
Duration (hh:mm:ss): 1:23:20

--- Video Information ---
Video Codec Name: XviD 1.2.1
frame Size: 640 x 352 pixels (AR: 1.818)
frames per Second: 25
Video Bitrate: 1033 kbps
frame Quality: 0.183 bpp

--- Audio Information ---
Audio Codec: 0x0055 MPEG-1 Layer 3
Audio Sample Rate: 48 kHz
Audio Bitrate: 128 kbps [2 channel(s)] VBR


===============================

Some of the other rather spiffing shows available now and always if you signup free @ www.TheBox.bz:

Comedy: The Office, Peep Show, Coupling, Chef, Fawlty Towers, Only Fools and Horses, The IT Crowd, Brass Eye, Nathan Barley, Young Ones, Monty Python, Blackadder, Alan Partridge, Father Ted, Coupling, Little Britain, Mr Bean, Extras, Green Wing, Mighty Boosh

Drama: Casualty, Holby City, The Bill, Hustle, Skins, Shameless, Ashes To Ashes

Entertainment: Faking It, Derren Brown, Scrapheap Challenge, Strictly Come Dancing, Wife Swap

Game/Quiz Shows: Whose Line Is It Anyway?, Have I Got News For You, Deal Or No Deal (UK), Q.I.

Education/Documentary: Planet Earth, Horizon, Panorama, Mark Thomas (Comedy) Product

Food: Hell's Kitchen, Jamie Oliver, The F Word, Kitchen Nightmares, Masterchef, Great British Menu, Gordon Ramsay's Cookalong

Home/Property/Garden: Property Ladder, How Clean Is Your House?, Changing Rooms, Grand Designs, Homes Under The Hammer, To Buy Or Not To Buy

Motoring: Top Gear, Fifth Gear

Music: Top Of The Pops, Jools Holland, Glastonbury

Reality: Big Brother, Celebrity Big Brother, I'm a Celebrity - Get Me Out of Here!, Any Dream Will Do, Grease, Pop Idol, Wife Swap, X Factor, Badger Or Bust, Apprentice UK, Dragons' Den, Britain's Got Talent

Sci-Fi: Doctor Who, Red Dwarf, Torchwood, Primeval

Sport: Football (Soccer), Cricket, Rugby, Snooker, Darts, Formula One (F1GP)

Soaps: Eastenders, Coronation Street, Emmerdale, Neighbours, Hollyoaks

Style/Fashion: What Not To Wear, Project Catwalk

Kids: Teletubbies, Blue Peter, Tikkabilla, Andy Pandy, Postman Pat, Shoebox Zoo, Brum, Bob The Builder, Young Dracula, Sarah Jane Adventures, Shaun The Sheep

related torrents

Torrent name

health leech seeds Size
 


comments (0)

Main Menu