Kembara Kasih

KEMBARA KASIH reveals the journey of volunteers through the eyes of our Host on mobile hospitals – ships, airplanes and trains, to bring healthcare to the forgotten poor in Asia and Africa. With a heart to serve, we explores human stories – the lives of the patients, communities, volunteers and their transformation through Love, Hope and Compassion.

Genre: Science, Health & Culture
Language: Malay with English subtitles
Year: 2017

Duration: 4 Episodes x 60 Minutes
Territory/Rights available: Worldwide
Show Format: HD
Produced by: Filmat36 Pte Ltd

Episodic Details

Episode 1- MERCY SHIP in Douala, Cameroon
Our Host travels to Douala, Cameroon where the Mercy Ship is docked. On board, our Host witnesses the lifesaving operation on a patient with a facial tumour and other patients who are waiting to be treated. To appreciate the volunteers’ efforts, our Host shares and teaches our Malay cultural games and arts during a farewell party at the end of the mission.

Episode 2- ORBIS FLYING EYE HOSPITAL (PLANE) in Yaoundé, Cameroon
Our Host boards the Orbis Flying Eye Hospital at Yaounde. This is the world’s first fully equipped mobile teaching hospital where our Host and local doctors, watch the live feed of an operation to correct crossed-eyes patient. Our Host also assists with eye screening and meets patient whose sight is restored with surgery.

Episode 3- THE LIFE LINE EXPRESS (TRAIN) in India
Our Host boards the world’s first hospital train, The Lifeline Express at Mirzapur. Our Host jumps straight into helping with outpatient ear screenings, meeting a deaf patient who has been selected for surgery to restore hearing.  Our Host also helps volunteers distribute free toothbrush and toothpaste packs.

Episode 4- ASSAM’S BOAT CLINICS (RIVER BOAT) in North east India
For millions of people living on the secluded islands of the majestic Brahmaputra River in Assam, boat clinics are their lifeline. Our Host together with volunteers board one of the boat clinics, to reach isolated communities notorious, helping to set up a camp to educate women on maternal health, pregnancy tests and general check-ups.