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David Wojnarowicz (1954–1992)

David Wojnarowicz is known more for his writing, art and AIDS activism than his acting. He was born in Red Bank, New Jersey in 1954, into a terrible family setting. David's father abused him and the rest of the family, occasionally brandishing a gun and shooting the house up. By the age of 16, David had left home and relocated to NYC. With no money... See full bio »

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 2010 A Fire in My Belly (Short) (as based upon his personal notes and papers)
 1990 A Fire in My Belly (Short)
 1989 Fear of Disclosure (Short)
 1988 Beautiful People (Short)
 1985 Where Evil Dwells (Short)
 1981 Heroin (Short)
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D. Wojnarowicz | based upon his personal notes and papers


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Was a hustler in Times Square at the age of sixteen and hitchhiked often, living in Paris, San Francisco and finally New York City. See more »

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