International Lens Film: AIDS Jaago
12/3/2013, 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Free and Open to the Public
Location: Sarratt Cinema (Google map of this location)
Presented by: Gregory Barz, Professor of Musicology, Anthropology, Music, and Religion.
India (2008) Directed by: Mira Nair, Vishal Bharadwaj, Farhan Akhtar, and Santosh Sivan.
In recognition of World AIDS Day (December 1), four short dramatic films by cutting-edge Indian directors aim to dismantle myths and misconceptions about HIV/AIDS. Each film documents an individual story that is uniquely affected by AIDS, but invokes emotions familiar to all. Part of the Bill Gates Foundation's effort to raise awareness about AIDS. 80 mins. English. Unrated. DVD.