Ten years after Sarah Schulman and Jim Hubbard began the ACT UP Oral History Project, we are beginning to see the impact of the archive in popular culture. Visual AIDS is excited to see these films:
UNITED IN ANGER: The History of ACT UP
Premiering on February 16th at the MOMA, this film directed by Jim Hubbard is the first feature length documentary examining ACT UP from a historical perspective. For more info: unitedinanger.com
HOW TO SURVIVE A PLAGUEGet a behind the scenes look of this upcoming film about the early AIDS crisis by clicking here: redhot.org Using footage from the ACT UP Oral History Project and other sources, this film directed by David France explores how everyday people in trouble made a difference.