A C o m p r e h e n s i v e M a n u a l
Discussing AIDS Prevention on a College Campus
A university health educator discusses AIDS prevention, safer sex techniques and condom use and stress
the importance of making responsible decisions when it comes to sexual activity. (19 min ) Rent or Pur
chase video from Multi Focus, Inc.
An Early Frost
Tragic news of a son s diagnosis with AIDS forces a family to confront their attitudes toward homo
sexuality, death and dying. Made for TV Movie. (97 min)
The AIDS crisis as lived by a group of gay men in Manhattan. Rent 16 mm or 35 mm film from Samuel
Women s Health Issues
Cancer in Two Voices
Acclaimed at the 1994 Sundance and Berlin Film Festivals, Lucy Massie Phenix's film addresses one of
the most urgent and under represented health care issues facing women today. This deeply moving film
documents the struggle and the courage of a lesbian couple dealing with one partner's breast cancer. As
an intimate home movie journal, Cancer in Two Voices deals with their anger and grief, sexuality and
friendship, and the painful process of confronting death (42 min). 16 mm, Women Make Movies, Inc.
Complaints of a Dutiful Daughter
Deborah Hoffman's profound documentary gives a jarring account of her own struggle with her moth
er's Alzheimer's. As her mother's condition worsens, she becomes more accepting of her daughter's les
bianism. Hoffman constructs and emotional and heartening overview of an all too common (and often
undiscussed) contemporary health issue (43 min). 16 mm, Women Make Movies, Inc.
Lesbian Short Films
A day in the life of a Black French lesbian in San Francisco. Ife loves women, but vows never to fall in
love. She extols the beauty of women in San Francisco while she slowly cruises the city's streets in a
classic car. Her philosophy is, You can never experience too many women. The comparisons between
women in Paris and women in S.F. are both humorous and astute. This stylized short is both sex posi
tive and slick (5 min). 16 mm, Frameline.
Born In Flames
A haunting look at what America would be like after the revolution has gone sour. A group of women
black and white lesbians unite to spread the truth about the government. 16 mm, First Run Features.
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