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Common threads : stories from the quilt / Home Box Office presents ; a Telling Pictures and The Couturie Company production ; produced by Bill Couturié, Robert Epstein, Jeffrey Friedman ; directed and edited by Robert Epstein, Jeffrey Friedman ; writers, Robert Epstein, Jeffrey Friedman, Cindy Ruskin.

Publication:
[United States] : Telling Pictures/Couturie Company : Films Transit, 1989.
Format/Description:
Video
1 streaming video file (79 min.) : digital, sound, color
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Other Title:
Stories from the quilt
Subjects:
AIDS (Disease) -- United States.
NAMES Project AIDS Memorial Quilt.
AIDS (Disease) -- Patients -- United States.
AIDS (Disease) -- Mortality -- United States.
Form/Genre:
Documentary films.
Streaming video.
Language:
Soundtrack in English.
System Details:
digital
streaming video file
Summary:
Tells the story of the first decade of the AIDS epidemic in the U.S. Starting with five life stories chosen from the thousands memorialized in the Names Project AIDS quilt, the filmmakers weave intimate memories with contemporary news footage to tell a story of love, loss, anger, and healing.
Participant:
Narrated by Dustin Hoffman.
Credits:
Directors of photography, Dyanna Taylor, Jean de Segonzac ; music composed by Bobby McFerrin ; performed by Bobby McFerrin and Voicestra.
Notes:
Description from landing page (Film Platform, viewed April 22, 2016).
Originally produced as a documentary film in 1989.
Academy award, Best documentary feature (Epstein, Couturié), 1990
Contributor:
Hoffman, Dustin, 1937-
Couturié, Bill.
Epstein, Robert P., 1955-
Friedman, Jeffrey, director.
Ruskin, Cindy.
Home Box Office (Firm)
Telling Pictures.
Other format:
DVD version: Common threads.
OCLC:
952078736
Access Restriction:
Restricted for use by site license.