I am one of the last tenants of the st denis, a 165-year-old building on east 11th street, just south of union square in new york city, that is in the process of being emptied and readied. The answer to the disparity in death rates has everything to do with the lived experience of being a black woman in america.
Where in the process a dividing line is drawn between life and death depends on factors beyond the presence or absence of vital signs in general.
A decade after the death of an american tv star, a young actor reminisces the written correspondence he shared with him, as well as the impact those letters had on both their lives. Those who gathered to watch portions of the filmwere as rapt as though they’d been watching a documentary about woodstock – leah garchik, sf chronicle.
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How to survive a plague director david france explores the heroic life and tragic death of an often forgotten leader of the gay rights movement in this illuminating, if scattershot, film. Directed by david france with kurt wolfe, sue yacka, catherine shugrue dos santos, victoria cruz this documentary uses never-before-seen footage and rediscovered interviews in a search for. A baby boy named alfie evans died early this morning at the alder hey children's hospital in liverpool, england, in the pediatric intensive care unit that had been his home for the last 18. Into the night: portraits of life and death explores the various ways we think about death -- not death in general, but our own in particular. The documentary investigates the mysterious death of trans activist and icon marsha p johnson — and the city that let it go unsolved for decades.
At his own wake, celebrating life and the gift of death tormented by an incurable disease, john shields knew that dying openly and without fear could be his legacy, if his doctor, friends.