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How to Survive a Plague
Two grassroots coalitions are made up of innovative activists who fought to turn AIDS from a death sentence into a manageable condition.
- Independent Lens
- Premiere Date
- December 30, 2013
- 90 minutes
How to Survive a Plague is the story of two coalitions — ACT UP and TAG (Treatment Action Group) — made up of self-made activists, many of them HIV-positive, who challenged the pharmaceutical industry, then helped it to identify promising new drugs, moving them from experimental trials to patients in record time.