whoa. I had the two second thought of holding off ’til World AIDS Day to post this, but it’s so great I had to spill the electronic beans. I’m no filmophile, but I think it’s cool because it’s not cloying or purposefully guilt inducing. Just a simple story, with a clear focus, and one of the cutest 11 year old girls you’ll ever see. She’s awesome.
Check this 30 min doc from Spike Jonze, HBO, and (RED) on the role of anti-retroviral drugs in fighting back against the proliferation of HIV/AIDS in Africa. If you’re in a reading mood, follow this link to the World Association for Christian Communication page on HIV and AIDS, Communication & Stigma.