By Susana LIRA

YANERAMAI FILMS - as SALES All rights, World

Documentary - Completed 2009

POSITIVE is a film that deals directly and clearly the main factors of the feminization of AIDS in Brazil.

    • Year of production
    • 2009
    • Genres
    • Documentary
    • Countries
    • BRAZIL
    • Languages
    • Duration
    • 78 mn
    • Director(s)
    • Susana LIRA
    • Writer(s)
    • Susana LIRA
    • Producer(s)
    • Luciana FREITAS (Mulheres em Documento)
    • Synopsis
    • "Positive" is a provocative film that has as main objective the stigma around HIV / AIDS. By presenting women's experiences of "good behavior" who contracted HIV / AIDS from their husbands, the film reveals the veil of silence and hypocrisy that plagues the strings attached marriage. The documentary follows the life of Cida, Heli, Rosario, Ana Paula, Medianeira, Michelle and Silvia, women who were surprised by the news of the disease in a previously safe and "morally right."