Navigation

This is a debugging block

Support Navigation

This is a debugging block

Sub-Navigation

This is a debugging block

GLAAD Social Media

This is a debugging block

connect with glaad

"How to Survive a Plague" Gets Official Trailer and Release Date

Content

This is a debugging block

How to Survive a Plague, a powerful new documentary which chronicles the rise and success of HIV/AIDS advocacy groups ACT UP and Treatment Action Group, released an official trailer today, which you can see below.

haEPLCA_H2Y

How To Survive a Plague will open in New York, Los Angeles and San Francisco on Friday, September 21 with a national release to follow. It’s a harrowing look at how these pioneering groups of people, many of whom didn’t know how much longer they had to live, fought tooth and nail to push the US Government and drug manufacturers to start taking the AIDS epidemic seriously and develop drug treatments. The film deservedly received a standing ovation when it premiered at the Sundance Film Festival, where it was acquired by IFC Films and Sundance Selects for distribution. This is definitely a film worth catching if it opens at a theater near you.

Issues: 

Related Stories

Highlight First

This is a debugging block

 

Featured Story

As the World Cup begins, GLAAD is unveiling resources for fans and journalists covering the games Brazil.