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Title How to survive a plague / Public Square Films presents a France/Tomchin film ; in association with Ford Foundation/Justfilms, Impact Partners and Little Punk ; directed by David France ; written by David France, T. Woody Richman, Tyler H. Walk ; produced by Howard Gertler, David France
Edition Widescreen version
Published New York, NY : Sundance Selects : MPI Media Group, [2013]


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 MELB  362.1969792 Fra/Hts  UNAVAILABLE C19
 MELB  362.1969792 Fra/Hts  UNAVAILABLE C19
 MELB  362.1969792 Fra/Hts  UNAVAILABLE C19
 MELB  362.1969792 Fra/Hts  UNAVAILABLE C19
Description 1 videodisc (109 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in
Summary "[T]he story of the brave young men and women who successfully reversed the tide of an epidemic, demanded the attention of a fearful nation, and stopped AIDS from becoming a death sentence. This improbable group of activists bucked oppression and infiltrated government agencies and the pharmaceutical industry, helping to identify promising new medication and treatments and move them through trials and into drugstores in record time."--Container
Notes Originally produced in 2012
Special features: Deleted scenes; trailer
Credits Director of photography, Derek Wiesehahn ; edited by T. Woody Richman,Tyler H. Walk ; original score by Stuart Bogie & Luke O'Malley ; featuring the songs of Arthur Russell
Performer Featuring Peter Staley and Larry Kramer
Notes Rating: Not rated
DVD, region 1, NTSC, anamorphic widescreen (1.85:1) presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1
In English with optinal English and Spanish subtitles. Subtitled in English for the deaf and hard of hearing [SDH]
WINNER: New York Film Critics Circle Awards, Best First Film -- WINNER: Gotham Awards, Best Documentary -- WINNER: Boston Film Critics/Boston Online Film Critics/Central Ohio Film Critics Association, Best Documentary -- WINNER: Ida Documentary Awards, Jacqueline Donnet Emerging Film Maker Award -- NOMINEE: Film Independent Spirit Awards, Best Documentary
Available for Deakin University staff and students only
Subject ACT UP (Organization)
AIDS activists -- United States.
AIDS (Disease) -- Research.
AIDS (Disease) -- Political aspects.
AIDS (Disease) -- Treatment.
Genre/Form Documentary films.
Nonfiction films.
Feature films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Author France, David, 1959- director, author of screenplay, producer
Richman, T. Woody, author of screenplay
Walk, Tyler H., author of screenplay
Gertler, Howard, producer
Staley, Peter, interviewee
Kramer, Larry, interviewee
Public Square Films.
Ford Foundation.
JustFilms (Firm)
Impact Partners (Firm)
Little Punk (Firm)
Sundance Selects (Firm)
MPI Media Group.
ISBN 0788616080