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No Sad Songs

1985
1h 3m
Documentary
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Cast

Martha Cronen (Martha)David MacLean (Monologue artist)David Roche (Fireman)David Sereda (Organist)Joe Norman Shaw (Jim)Henry Van Rijk (Preacher)Ian Watson (Young man with AIDS)

Director

Nik Sheehan

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Synopsis

Jim Black, a 37-year-old Canadian talks about the AIDS that is killing him. He talks about his life and his friends and how his brother's family has rejected him. Catherine Hunt is a Canadian woman whose brother is dying of AIDS. These personal stories are presented with excerpts from a series of performances by Canadian musicians and performance artists in order to give the viewer a bigger picture of the impact of this disease.

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