Aids in the Family (1991)

Film details

  • Featuring

    Allen White

  • Country

    United Kingdom

  • Year

    1991

  • Type

    Television

  • Category

    Non Fiction

Synopsis

Tells the story of five different families who have had to learn to live with the effects of the AIDS virus. They talk about the problems every family with the virus must face, including the stigma, the suffering of children and coping with the death of a loved one. Points out that heterosexuals are now becoming infected at a faster rate than gay men and that many families will be devastated by its impact. Participants include Allen White, one of the 2,000 British haemophiliacs who were infected with contaminated blood in the early 1980s.

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