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Angels in the Dust, Thu February 5
2009, 7:00 only

Mothers Acting Up Presents Doc on Helping AIDS Orphans

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Angels in the Dust shows at IFS on Thu February 5, 2009, 7:00 only

Angels in the Dust
Mothers Acting Up Presents Doc on Helping AIDS Orphans
Thu February 5
2009, 7:00 only

Although the epidemic has receded from news headlines in recent years, HIV is still rampant in many parts of Africa. Nearly 20 years ago, Marion and Con Cloete decided to leave their comfortable Johannesburg suburb and started an orphanage called Boikarabelo, to address the crisis. Boikarabelo has 250 full-time residents and a school that educates and feeds them and another 280 kids from nearby villages. Without narration, Louise Hogarth's documentary shows how one family works against the ravages of disease and death to provide stability to some of the most traumatized people in the world.

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Pay lot 360 (now only $1/hour!), across from the buffalo statue and next to the Duane Physics tower, is closest to Muenzinger. Free parking can be found after 5pm at the meters along Colorado Ave east of Folsom stadium and along University Ave west of Macky.


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