Keep the Promise: The Global Fight Against AIDS
A music / protest documentary that profiles HIV/AIDS activists from around the world who came to Washington, DC to fight for AIDS funding.
USA – 2013 – 44 minutes – Color
Directed & Produced by Jörg Fockele & Marc Smolowitz – Narrated by Margaret Cho
Executive Produced by AIDS Healthcare Foundation
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Narrated by Margaret Cho, Keep The Promise: The Global Fight Against AIDS is a music / protest documentary that profiles advocates from around the world who attended the “Keep The Promise Rally & March.” It unfolded in Washington, DC in July 2012 during the 19th International AIDS Conference. A dynamic stage show, rally, and protest march punctuate powerful personal stories of people from all walks of life who have been impacted and affected by HIV/AIDS and have decided to continue the global fight to end the AIDS crisis. Completed in March 2013, Keep The Promise: The Global Fight Against AIDS comes out of a multi-year partnership with the non-profit organization AIDS Healthcare Foundation. It features celebrity appearances by Wyclef Jean, Dr. Cornel West, Tavis Smiley, Reverend Al Sharpton, Archbishop Desmond Tutu, among others.
World Premiere, 2013 Vail Film Festival
Official Selection, 2013 Boston LGBT Film Festival
Official Selection, Outfest 2013