Gaza: Health under Siege

After three wars in eight years and an ongoing eleven-year blockade, how are the people of Gaza coping?

Many public employees, whether they are doctors in the large hospitals or waste management supervisors in the garbage dump, have been working without pay for over seven years. And yet despite this, the provision of basic public services continues through the tremendous efforts of people trying to keep the city functioning.

This is a story about extraordinary citizens trying to keep others alive and healthy, whether it be by securing access to clean water while maintaining waste management systems, or ensuring that the hospital emergency rooms have power.


  • Year: 2018
  • Duration: 45 mins
  • Production: Byron A. Martin Productions & Wide Open Exposure Productions
  • Director: Amy Miller
  • Available Versions: ENG
  • Country of production: Spain



  • Festivals: Oaxaca FilmFest (Mexico)

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