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How to survive a plague / Sundance Selects and Public Square Films present a France/Tomchin Film in association with Ford Foundation/Justice Films, Impact Partners and Little Punk ; produced by Howard Gertler, David France ; director, David France ; written by David France, T. Woody Richman, Tyler H. Walk.

Gertler, Howard. (Added Author). France, David, 1959- (Added Author). Richman, T. Woody. (Added Author). Walk, Tyler H. (Added Author). Staley, Peter. (Added Author). Kramer, Larry. (Added Author). Sundance Selects (Firm) (Added Author). Public Square Films (Firm) (Added Author). MPI Media Group. (Added Author).
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  • ISBN: 9780788616082
  • ISBN: 0788616080
  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (109 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Edition: Widescreen version.
  • Distributor: New York, NY : MPI Media Group [distributor], [2013]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Title and statement of responsibility from container.
Originally produced in 2012.
Special features: Deleted scenes; trailer.
Participant or Performer Note:
Peter Staley, Larry Kramer.
Summary, etc.:
The 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.
Target Audience Note:
Rating: Not rated.
System Details Note:
DVD, region 1, anamorphic widescreen (1.85:1); Dolby Digital 5.1, NTSC.
Terms Governing Use and Reproduction Note:
For private home use only.
Language Note:
English with optional English SDH and Spanish subtitles.
Subject: DVD-Video discs.
Video recordings.
AIDS activists > United States.
AIDS (Disease) > Patients > United States.
AIDS (Disease) > Research.
AIDS (Disease) > Political aspects.
AIDS (Disease) > Treatment.
Genre: Documentary films.
Nonfiction films.
DVD-Video discs.
DVDs for the hearing impaired.

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