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Blood Brother (2013)

Not Rated | | Documentary | 29 April 2014 (Netherlands)
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Documentarian visits best friend in India to see the mutual unconditional love that keeps his buddy bonded to a village hostel housing AIDS-afflicted children.

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Blood Brother is an intimate portrait of Rocky Braat, a young man who longed to find a family. He didn't know it, but this desire would lead him to an AIDS hostel in India, a place of unspeakable hardship, where he would find almost more love and need than he could bear. Written by Blood Brother

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Rocky Braat: Do we have to be at the meeting? We have to be at this... meeting?
Man: It's your wedding, for crying out loud. You SHOULD be there.
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Written by Richard Mazzotta, Christopher Kleinberg, Michael Weiss, Aaron Weiss, Daniel Pishcock
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A Must See Film
22 January 2013 | by (Pittsburgh, PA, USA) – See all my reviews

It is excellent film. I believe with all of my heart that it is a must see film. Steve Hoover made this film about his best friend Rocky Braat, because he was impacted and felt this story needed to be told to others. I agree with Steve and I am grateful his was able to tell it. Rocky gave up everything he had here in the states and moved to India, to take care of orphaned children with HIV/Aids. I know Rocky and Steve, they are being totally real. I feel that this is very inspiring and leaves me wondering what could I do to make a difference in someone's life, like Rocky is making. It is about giving unconditional love to others without expecting something in return. It is about the challenges that life can bring and how one might react to those challenges. This story is ongoing and updates are posted to Youtube.


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