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2. We Were Here (I) (2011)

90 min | Documentary, Biography, History

7.9
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94 Metascore

A deep and reflective look at the arrival and impact of AIDS in San Francisco and how individuals rose to the occasion during the first years of this unimaginable crisis.

Directors: David Weissman, Bill Weber | Stars: Ed Wolf, Daniel Goldstein, Guy Clark, Eileen Glutzer

Votes: 1,577

3. How to Survive a Plague (2012)

Not Rated | 110 min | Documentary, History, News

7.6
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86 Metascore

The story of two coalitions -- ACT UP and TAG (Treatment Action Group) -- whose activism and innovation turned AIDS from a death sentence into a manageable condition.

Director: David France | Stars: Peter Staley, Larry Kramer, Iris Long, Bob Rafsky

Votes: 3,108 | Gross: $0.12M

4. L'homme que j'aime (1997 TV Movie)

91 min | Drama, Romance, Sport

7.0
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This is a combination coming out and first love story. The swimmer and diver Lucard is interested in attractive Martin. The film follows the characters' coming out with all its difficulties... See full summary »

Director: Stéphane Giusti | Stars: Jean-Michel Portal, Marcial Di Fonzo Bo, Mathilde Seigner, Vittoria Scognamiglio

Votes: 1,430

5. Jeanne and the Perfect Guy (1998)

Unrated | 105 min | Drama, Musical, Romance

6.6
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Jeanne has an appetite for love that can never be satisfied. Lovers at every corner of her life she is still in search of that "one". When a impromptu tryst on the subway with Olivier gives... See full summary »

Directors: Olivier Ducastel, Jacques Martineau | Stars: Virginie Ledoyen, Mathieu Demy, Jacques Bonnaffé, Valérie Bonneton

Votes: 635 | Gross: $0.01M

6. Nés en 68 (2008)

Unrated | 173 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

6.6
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Two young lovers change their lives drastically after the 1968 revolt, leading to choices that move them in different directions.

Directors: Olivier Ducastel, Jacques Martineau | Stars: Laetitia Casta, Yannick Renier, Yann Trégouët, Christine Citti

Votes: 479

7. Making the Boys (2011)

Not Rated | 90 min | Documentary, Biography, Romance

6.6
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71 Metascore

On the eve of the 40th anniversary of the Gay Rights Movement, the film explores the drama, struggle and enduring legacy of the first-ever gay play and subsequent Hollywood movie to ... See full summary »

Director: Crayton Robey | Stars: Edward Albee, Joe Allen, Matt Baney, David Carter

Votes: 366 | Gross: $0.03M

8. Common Threads: Stories from the Quilt (1989)

79 min | Documentary, Biography, History

8.1
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A collection of profiles of people dead from AIDS who are remembered in the AIDS Memorial Quilt.

Directors: Rob Epstein, Jeffrey Friedman | Stars: Sara Lewinstein, David Mandell, Suzi Mandell, Sallie Perryman

Votes: 505

9. Vito (2011)

93 min | Documentary, Biography

8.2
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The story of Vito Russo, founding father of the gay liberation movement, author of "The Celluloid Closet," and vociferous AIDS activist in the 1980s.

Director: Jeffrey Schwarz | Stars: Phyllis Antonellis, Richard Barrios, Richard Berkowitz, Lenny Bloom

Votes: 402

10. The Battle of Amfar (2013)

TV-14 | 41 min | Documentary, Short, Biography

7.0
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When AIDS struck in the early 1980s, a scientist and a movie star did not have to respond - but they did. Dr. Mathilde Krim and Elizabeth Taylor joined forces to create amfAR, the ... See full summary »

Directors: Rob Epstein, Jeffrey Friedman | Stars: Richard Berkowitz, Timothy Ray Brown, Michael Callen, Kenneth Cole

Votes: 56

11. Before You Go (1995)

55 min | Documentary

8.6
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Director: Nicole Betancourt | Stars: Jeanne Betancourt, Nicole Betancourt

Votes: 30

12. Stop the Church (1991)

24 min | Short

7.1
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Cinema Verite documentary of ACT UP New York's and WHAM!'s December 10, 1989 action at St. Patrick's Cathedral in New York City.

Director: Robert Hilferty

Votes: 14

13. Let the Record Show (2013)

89 min | Documentary, Drama, History

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Artists who shook the foundation of American culture come together and speak passionately about their private, and highly political journeys. A look at the collective spirit of activism in the face of AIDS.

Director: Demetrea Dewald | Stars: Penny Arcade, Cee Scott Brown, Avram Finklestein, Karen Finley

14. I Am Alive Today: History of an AIDS Drug (2002)

55 min | Documentary

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The history of AZT - the first anti-HIV drug - is about fighting fate: the fate of a deadly disease, and the fate of economic inequalities. It is a scientific, legal, and human adventure ... See full summary »

Directors: Vincent Detours, Dominique Henry

15. Une mariée fascinante (2012)

2 min | Short, Fantasy

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Director: Ali Mahdavi | Stars: Arielle Dombasle, Fannie Fournier, Awa Ceesay, Florimont Lemort dit Corieux

16. When We Rise (2017– )
Episode: Part V (2017)

TV-14 | 42 min | Drama

7.6
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1997. Annie, now in her mid-teens, is acting out, feeling like an outsider, but wanting to fit in as she sees it. That's why she dresses and acts like a Latina, to mimic her friends in ... See full summary »

Director: Thomas Schlamme | Stars: Rachel Griffiths, Mary-Louise Parker, Guy Pearce, Michael Kenneth Williams

Votes: 89