SAN SEBASTIAN – "The Companion," the third solo feature of Cuban Pavel Giroud, won the best project award at San Sebastian's 2nd Europe-Latin America Co-production Forum. Sponsored by Spain's…
SAN SEBASTIAN – Panama's Arete Audiovisual and Jaguar Films and Venezuela's Trampolin Impulso Creativo are linking with France's Tu Vas Voir, the producer of Walter Salles' "The Motorcycle Diaries,"…
Any doubt that still exists in audiences' minds as to Matthew McConaughey's talents as an actor are permanently put to rest by this riveting and surprisingly relatable true story.
Janet Jackson has been an activist for AIDS prevention and research for a long time and in February she was honored by amfAR, an organization she has been involved with for the past 15 years.
A low-key documentary that gradually, impressively reveals the complexity and depth of experience of its two HIV-positive subjects.
A ludicrous marital drama-cum-morality play from contemporary black cinema's most prolific multihyphenate.
A basically constructed but rivetingly researched examination of the global fight for affordable antiretroviral therapy against Western pharamaceutical companies, whose restrictive patent laws amount…
The Hollywood/Africa axis has never been greater. A-listers are not only using their influence, they're rolling up their sleeves, lending a hand to help solve the continent's devastating problems.
"The Announcement" captues Magic Johnson's revelation that he had contracted the HIV virus.
In olden days, a teen-oriented message movie like "Girl, Positive" would have aired as an "Afterschool Special," or -- if infused with juicy "true story" trappings -- a "movie of the week."
The message is all too clear in "Life Support," writer-director Nelson George's feature debut based on his HIV-positive sister, Andrea Williams. Subtext and subtlety have little place in this…