"Maternity” is a family series which open us doors to the fascinating and also emotional world of obstetrics: the place where everything starts. It tells the story of Madalena Pires, a brilliant obstetrician forced to resign from one of the major hospitals in the field to take her place in a private maternity ward on the brink of closure.
In the first season, Madalena starts to lead a team of unmotivated professionals, too listless to fight against the inevitable. Therefore, she is confronted with the difficult task of renewing their self-esteem and motivation, and turning their maternity hospital into a highly regarded institution.
Nomination for Best Fiction 2012 / Series