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Local TV documentary on teens & HIV

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
I live in Jacksonville FL.
All (and I mean all) of the local stations showed this 2 hour documentary on teens that were HIV POZ. It was on every channel. Anyway, one of these teens said he tested and tested and finally on the fourth try after a... Read more »

Making a documentary on HIV/AIDS in Af.Americans

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply

I am a nursing student and we are looking to make a documentary to present to other nursing students. Our goal is to find out what we can do to make a difference, how we can support the health of those living with HIV and AIDS and also promote... Read more »

Documentary Project on Living with HIV/AIDS today

Posted by pbrown, 2 Replies
I am a student filmmaker working on a Community Based Media Project intended to be about, by and for people affected by and/or infected with HIV/AIDS.
In looking to include the community in the process I would like to ask (with gratitude) for any... Read more »

new documentary on HIV and African American youths

Posted by bartleby, 1 Reply
Hey all,

Have you heard about this new documentary by Claudia Pryor entitled "Why Us? Left Behind and Dying"? Even though African Americans between the ages of 11 and 25 account for 65% of new infections, HIV is still not discussed enough (or at all... Read more »


Posted by Anonymous
A new drama / documentary film drama about a young heterosexual man living with HIV.

We have been trying to get this film made for the last two years - Having failed to get major funding, we have decided to shoot it anyway. We are looking for... Read more »
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MTV Documentary

Dear Dr Frascino,I wasn't sure how else to contact you as there is no telephone number on the site. I work for a television production company in the United Kingdom called Firecracker Films.We have just started working on a documentary film for...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hello Emma,I'll post your message on my expert forums, including your e-mail address (but redacting your phone number). I'll also forward a copy of this post to the content editors of to see if they are interested or can help... Read more »

HIV, Meth, Depression

I have been positive for 5 years and addicted to crystal meth (IDU) for slightly longer. I see statistic after statistic and HBO documentary after HBO documentary that offers little hope for addicts of this drug- with relapse rates of more than 90%...
Ewald Horwath, M.D.

Response from Ewald Horwath, M.D.

University of Miami School of Medicine
I don't know where you are located, but you should go to a reputable drug treatment program in your area. A good program should be able to help you with the crystal meth problem. You should not be discouraged by statistics. High relapse rates... Read more »

women and hiv

Dear doctors,I don't know if this is the right place to post this. But here's a beautiful short documentary of a magnetic Dutch couple who decided to have kids. The subtitles are in...
Benjamin Young, M.D., Ph.D.

Response from Benjamin Young, M.D., Ph.D.

Rocky Mountain CARES
Thanks for sharing this, DG.BY... Read more »

non-drug solutions for HIV

First let me praise you for your work,courage,zeal in continuing your education,research and fundraising in this particular field of medicine. My question is: Why is the search for a cure for HIV and AIDS centered around pharmacology? Over the...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hi,Thanks for your comments.Treatment of HIV/AIDS at Radio Shack by heating and electrifying the blood????? Gosh, why didn't I think of that? Damn! If Radio Shack can do that for 100 bucks, can you imagine what Circuit City could do for 500???... Read more »

deepsouth, a New HIV/AIDS Documentary, Premieres This July

Last week, the Internet was buzzing about the trailer for a new documentary about HIV in the South . The film, deepsouth , follows a young, black, gay man from the Mississippi Delta who is doing his best to endure the stigma and homophobia; two... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Ashley Judd Talks About Trip to India for Documentary on HIV

In an interview broadcast Sunday on ABC's "This Week" program, actress Ashley Judd discussed her new documentary "India's Hidden Plague," which deals with the AIDS epidemic in the Asian nation. "It's very real, and it's real stories and real... Read more »

ESPN Announces New Documentary About the Day Magic Johnson Disclosed His HIV Status

ESPN Films and NBA Entertainment announced the debut of the documentary The Announcement , which will take viewers back to Nov. 7, 1991, the day that basketball great Earvin "Magic" Johnson disclosed to the world that he is HIV positive. The... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

New York Times Profiles Documentary Aimed to Help Parents Discuss Sex, HIV/AIDS With Their Kids

New York Times reporter Donald McNeil on Tuesday profiled the new documentary "Please Talk to Kids About AIDS," which aims to help parents talk about sex and HIV/AIDS with their children. The film features two sisters -- Vineeta and Sevilla... Read more »