DiAna's Hair Ego: AIDS Info Upfront
1989, 26:00 minutes, colour, English
Realizing the extreme inadequacy of local information on AIDS, DiAna took on the task of educating the black community in Columbia, South Carolina. For the past three years, she's been handing out free condoms and brochures at her salon, redecorating the entrance with a tree made of syringes and skeletons, lecturing to women's business clubs and church congregations about safe sex, videotaping grade school children asking questions about AIDS, recruiting teenage talent to sing the message, and holding safe sex verbalization parties with silly but sensuous sex toy prizes. The creative strategies and non-judgemental concern of the South Carolina AIDS Education Network, aka DiAna, certainly offers a model for making a difference.
Rental and Sales
Single Screening Rental
Educational Purchase DVD (Bluray +$15)
5 Year Educational Streaming License, Digital File with DVD Circulation Copy
Gallery Exhibition and Installation, complete Media Request form for quote
Institutional Archival Acquisition, complete Media Request form for quote
Curators and programmers, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org to receive a login and password to preview Vtape titles online.
Screening and exhibition rentals and archival acquisitions include public performance rights; educational purchases or licenses include rights for classroom screenings and library circulation. When placing an order the customer agrees to our general online terms and conditions. Payment (or a purchase order number) and a signed licensing agreement must be received before media can be shipped to the client.