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Longtime Companion

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At the time of Longtime Companion's release in 1990, the devastating disease of AIDS was seen as a mysterious and deadly scourge, replete with rumors, lies, and panic. As the first narrative film to examine the AIDS epidemic, screenwriter [[Performer~P100306~Craig Lucas~craiglucas]] and director [[Performer~P107963~Norman René~normanrene]] place the disease in an historical context, dramatizing the impact of the disease through time in a series of vignettes involving seven gay men. AIDS first made its...more

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