Unspeakable

Unspeakable chronicles the emergence of HIV and Hepatitis C in Canada in the early 1980s and the tragedy that resulted after thousands of people were infected by tainted blood. One of the largest medical disasters in Canadian history, the blood scandal triggered a federal inquiry and precedent-setting lawsuit resulting in billions of dollars in compensation to victims.

Show Info

Network: Canada CBC (2019 - now)
Schedule: Wednesdays at 21:00 (60 min)
Status: Running
Show Type: Scripted
Genres: Drama Medical
Episodes ordered: 8 episodes
Created by: Robert C. Cooper

Official site: www.cbc.ca

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Next Episode

Heat-Treatment (1984 - 1985)

Episode 1x03; Jan 23, 2019

In 1985 Will Sanders questions why the Red Cross may still be distributing tainted blood when safe, heat-treated product is available. Margaret Sanders battles the prejudice surrounding AIDS.

Previous Episodes

Episode NameAirdateTrailer
1x02: Contraction (1983 - 1984)Jan 16, 2019
1x01: Emergence (1982 - 1983)Jan 9, 2019
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