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Fig Trees (2009)

 |  Documentary  |  23 May 2009 (USA)
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In 1999, South African AIDS activist Zackie Achmat went on a treatment strike, refusing to take his pills until they were widely available to all South Africans. This symbolic act became a ... See full summary »

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Credited cast:
Van Abrahams
Zackie Achmat ...
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Justin Bacchus
Alexander Chapman
Stephen Chen ...
Saint Caesura
Devon Ferguson ...
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Deborah Overes
Ezra Perlman
David Wall
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In 1999, South African AIDS activist Zackie Achmat went on a treatment strike, refusing to take his pills until they were widely available to all South Africans. This symbolic act became a cause celebre, helping build his group Treatment Action Campaign into a national movement - yet with each passing month, Zackie grew sicker. Written by Anonymous

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