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“Why Us? Left Behind and Dying”

Educational Version includesBuy Now

  1. The documentary feature film about a small group of inner-city African-American teenagers, (14-17 years old), who examine the reasons why HIV rates are highest in black communities. The teens are simultaneously researchers – asking the questions—and research subjects, discussing and evaluating their own safe/unsafe sexual behavior (86 minutes)
  2. A second disc with 12 extra video segments that illustrate — one by one — specific issues that impact the disproportionate spread of HIV in black and other minority communities. Additional new footage from the teen researchers, community members, and HIV experts (Total: 90 minutes)
  3. A license to screen the feature film and the additional extra segments an unlimited number of times in educational, instructional, and free public settings

Consumer Version IncludesBuy Now

  1. The documentary feature film about a small group of inner-city African-American teenagers, (14-17 years old), who examine the reasons why HIV rates are highest in black communities. The teens are simultaneously researchers – asking the questions—and research subjects, discussing and evaluating their own safe/unsafe sexual behavior (86 minutes)
  2. For home use only

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“This film should be required viewing for every high school in America”
–PITTSBURGH POST-GAZETTE

“Frightening and fascinating, compassionate and compelling”
–LA TIMES

“Important look at a critical situation, you don’t have to be black to be moved”
– TWI-NY.COM