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This film/documentary examines various AIDS victims' lives and deaths, via a huge quilt made up of cloth panels with emblems calling the victims to mind. It's purpose is to emphasize the humanity of the victims and perhaps in the process change the views of those who demonize them. This documentary is made up of the examination of many AIDS victims, but five victims are highlighted. One is Dr. Tom Waddell, founder of the Gay Games and another is David Mandell, Jr. a young hemophiliac.

Common Threads: Stories from the Quilt is an History, Documentary movie that was released in 1989. It has received poor reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 8.0.

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1989 | | 8.0/10
Sara Lewinstein, David Mandell, Suzi Mandell, Sallie Perryman
Rob Epstein,Jeffrey Friedman
Produced By
Bill CouturiƩ, Rob Epstein, Jeffrey Friedman, Sandy Gallin (executive producer), Howard Rosenman (executive producer), Carol Baum (executive producer)

Also directed by Rob Epstein, Robert Epstein