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4.0
5 Ratings

Fig Trees

Directed by John Greyson
Canada, 2009
Documentary, Avant-Garde, Gay & Lesbian

Synopsis

An operatic documentary about the struggle of two AIDS activists – Canadian Tim McCaskell and South African Zackie Achmat. Both have fought tooth and nail for the provision of anti-retroviral drugs to treat AIDS.

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Fig Trees
Directed by John Greyson

Awards & Festivals

Berlin International Film Festival

2009 | 2 wins including: Best Documentary (Teddy)

Outfest: Los Angeles Gay & Lesbian Film Festival

2009 | Platinum Centerpiece

Queer Lisboa

2009 | Documentary Competition

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