Movie must be watched in order to complete this assignment: How to Survive a Plague (directed by David France) 1-2 pages written on: What solutions are offered in the film? How does the film help to solve the problem? Main problem: stigma within the aids/hiv community (Fear and homophobia – the fear of not knowing what it was and no one wanted to treat it due to lack of medical knowledge or understanding on how it was contracted. (ex. Church in movie) Notes for reference: Stigma is a problem, humanizes, access to medication (affordability), how to successfully use media to bring attention to a problem, art as a form of showing beauty in something bad, assigning roles within the group, becoming experts in their problem, etc.