In an area better known for apocaliptic sandstorms, punishing heat, and seemingly endless war, Sudan’s state-of-the-art Salam Center offers highly specialized health care free of charge to people in need of cardiac surgery thanks to the innovative efforts of the Ngo Emergency and its founder Dr. Gino Strada.

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Directed and Produced by Kief Davidson
Producer: Cori Shepherd Stern
Director of Photography: Zak Mulligan
Editor: Kief Davidson
Location Sound: Scott Hanlon
Additional Camera: Mike Norman
Music By: Explosions in the Sky
Asst Editor: John Pouliot
Archive Footage Courtesy of: Paolo Santolini E, Fabizio Lazzaretti, Alberto Vendemmiati

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