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Emergency Ward

Emergency Ward

| 30 min
Candid Eye
Candid Eye
1958 14 films

Shot unscripted and unrehearsed, this NFB documentary series for television is a seminal offering in the history of doc filmmaking.


This 1959 documentary short is a frank portrait of the daily operations inside the Montreal General Hospital’s emergency ward.

  • director
    William Greaves
  • editing
    William Greaves
  • producer
    Roman Kroitor
    Wolf Koenig
  • executive producer
    Tom Daly
  • commentary
    Stanley Jackson
  • camera
    Wolf Koenig
  • sound
    Ron Alexander
    Kathleen Shannon
    John Locke


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