Mercy (med-dah)

(Producer) Filmed over two years at a community hospice in Klong Toey, Thailand, the story unfolds as a thirteen-year-old girl, Luk Nam, recalls the loss of her family to AIDS. Mercy is an unsettling document of another side to the growing AIDS crisis--the future of the children whose parents are HI...

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Huvudupphovsman: Hallacy, Jeanne.
Institutionell upphovsman: Documentary Educational Resources (Firm)
Språk:English
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Sammanfattning:(Producer) Filmed over two years at a community hospice in Klong Toey, Thailand, the story unfolds as a thirteen-year-old girl, Luk Nam, recalls the loss of her family to AIDS. Mercy is an unsettling document of another side to the growing AIDS crisis--the future of the children whose parents are HIV-positive or have died from AIDS-related illnesses. Surrounded by orphaned children who have inherited the disease, the filmmakers witness both Luk Nam's sister and her best friend gradually fade away.
Beskrivning:Ethnographic video online, volume 1
"By Jeanne Hallacy and Jamlong Saiyot."--Container.
Fysisk beskrivning:1 streaming video (50 min).
Publicerad: Watertown, MA : Documentary Educational Resources, [2002]