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A Closer Walk

Robert Bilheimer / United States / 2003 / 85 ' / English

Credits

Anthony DeLuca
Robert Bilheimer
Richard Young
Bill Stetson & Heidi Ostertag
Narrator: Glenn Close
Narrator: Will Smith
Featured interviews: Kofi Annan
Featured interviews: Dalai Lama
Featured interviews: Bono

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A doc that examines the realities of the world's AIDS crisis

Synopsis

A Closer Walk is the first film to depict humankind's confrontation with the global AIDS epidemic. The film's director and producer, Robert Bilheimer, is an Academy Award nominee for his film Cry of Reason, a profile of the South African anti-apartheid leader Beyers Naude. A Closer Walk was conceived with the late Jonathan Mann, architect of the World Health OrganizationÕs response to global AIDS. A Worldwide Documentaries production, A Closer Walk has been produced in association with the Global Health Council.

 

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