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Positivas

by Susanna LIRA

Infos

Original title : Positivas

Director : Susanna LIRA

Production : Modo Operante Prod

Duration : 78 Minutes

Year : 2010

Original version : Brazilian

Subtitled version : French, English, Spanish

Country : Brazil

Synopsis

By presenting women who were infected with AIDS by their husbands, the film unveils the silence and hypocrisy the bonds of marriage often evoke. It is the stories of the characters in POSITIVAS, rather than the statements of specialists and doctors which point out in a clear and direct way, the main factors of the feminzation of AIDS.

Awards

Best film : Festnatal 2010
Best documentary : Rio Popular Jury Festival 2010
MARFICI_INDEPENDENT INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL À MAR DEL PLATA
Festival international (Uruguay)
Festival de Ceará (Brésil)
Bolivia Lab (Bolivie)
Brésil en Mouvements (France)
Festival Cartagen Mujeres en Foco (Argentine)
ESTIVAL OJO COJO (Espagne)

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