It’s a Sin: Depicting HIV/AIDS On-Screen

Since the emergence of the COVID-19 virus in December 2019, there have been three vaccines approved for use in the UK. It was labelled as a pandemic by WHO on Wednesday 11 March 2020, just over five months later. A disease as high profile and universally affecting as COVID-19 has received masses of the attention and funding that it requires to tackle the virus. To date, the pandemic has claimed over 2.3 million lives. Continue reading It’s a Sin: Depicting HIV/AIDS On-Screen

Review: Dallas Buyers Club

 ‘Dallas Buyers Club’ presents us with Texas rodeo, Ron (Matthew McConaughey), whose life is drastically altered when he is told he is HIV positive and has 30 days to live. Set against the politics of the late 80s and the fears of AIDs and homosexuals, Ron battles with acceptance. He travels to Mexico in search for cures and, along with transgender woman Rayon (Jared Leto), sets … Continue reading Review: Dallas Buyers Club