Living With AIDS

English (subtitled), 18 min, 2005, India

This film tells the story of young women coping with HIV in the Indian city of Bangalore. The members of Milana - a support group for people living with HIV and their families - are below 30 years of age, mostly widows with children. They discuss the stigma and discrimination they face in the society. They are not part of any of the classical 'high-risk' groups. They try and resolve how to live and die in dignity with this virus.

Zeytoon Films
Creative Crew
Avijit Mukul Kishore
Nina Subramani, Rikhav Desai
Gissy Michael
Gail Hart, Karmaan Singh Dhami
Produced for BUKO Pharma-Kampagne (Germany) & Sangama (India)