New York : New Yorker Video, c2004.
1 videodisc (79 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Featuring Sara Lewinstein, David Mandell, Suzi Mandell, Sallie Perryman, Vito Russo, Tracey Torrey; narrated by Dustin Hoffman.
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.
Originally released as a documentary motion picture in 1989.
Academy Award, 1990: Best documentary feature.
MPAA rating: Not rated.
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.
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.
Stories from the quilt
DVD92304 New Yorker Video