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Common threads [videorecording] : stories from the quilt / Home Box Office presents ; a Telling Pictures and the Couterie company production
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Imprint
New York : New Yorker Video, c2004.
Descript
1 videodisc (79 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
System Det
DVD.
Performer
Featuring Sara Lewinstein, David Mandell, Suzi Mandell, Sallie Perryman, Vito Russo, Tracey Torrey; narrated by Dustin Hoffman.
Credits
Directors, Rob Epstein, Jeffrey Friedman ; producers, Bill Couturié, Rob Epstein, Jeffrey Friedman ; writers, Rob Epstein, Jeffrey Friedman, Cindy Ruskin ; director of photography, Dyanna Taylor, Jean de Segonzac ; editor, Rob Epstein, Jeffrey Friedman ; music, Bobby McFerrin.
Note
Originally released as a documentary motion picture in 1989.
Awards
Academy Award, 1990: Best documentary feature.
Audience
MPAA rating: Not rated.
Summary
The story of the AIDS Memorial Quilt established by the San Francisco NAMES Project Foundation in 1987 to commemorate the lives lost to AIDS. From the thousands memorialized in the quilt, profiles five individuals whose stories reflect the diversity and common tragedy of those who have died from AIDS.
Note
Special features: commentary with Rob Epstein & Jerry Friedman; Vito Russo ACT UP speech; Then and now, 1981-2004: short film by Rob Epstein & Jerry Friedman; photo gallery.
Local Note
MW, 2-07
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Stories from the quilt
ISBN
1567303498
9781567303490
ISBN/ISSN
717119923440
Music #
DVD92304 New Yorker Video
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