Based on the real life and achievements of Dr. Kathy Magliato, this unique character-driven medical drama follows Dr. Alex Panttiere, an outspoken, world-renowned heart transplant surgeon, one of the few women in her field. Stubborn and fearless, Alex always operates on her own terms. She revels in a racy personal life that's a full-time job in itself, manages the daily demands of skeptical faculty and dutiful interns, and pushes the boundaries of medical science to impressive new heights.
Runtime: 60 minutes
Heartbeat - In a Heartbeat (film) - Netflix
In a Heartbeat is a 2017 computer-animated short film produced by Ringling College of Art and Design. Written and directed by Esteban Bravo and Beth David, the project was funded through Kickstarter where it racked up a total of $14,191 from 416 backers on a goal of $3,000. The short film concerns a closeted boy who has a crush on another boy and his heart's desire to be with him. The short has received wide praise on various platforms.
Heartbeat - Reception - Netflix
The short received overwhelmingly universal praise for its animation, positive message and emotional resonance. The short blew up on YouTube, with an estimated 37 million views, and has been passed on through Facebook and Twitter. It was later named No. 9 on YouTube's list of the Top Viral YouTube Videos of 2017.
Heartbeat - References - Netflix