On 30 April the Film Archive Wellington hosted a panel discussion HIV AIDS in New Zealand. Panellists discussed the early years of HIV AIDS and how treatments, outlooks and attitudes have changed.
Participants included: Jane Bruning (Positive Women Inc.), Ron Irvine (Body Positive), Marama Pala (INA – Māori, Indigenous & South Pacific HIV & AIDS Foundation), Dr Nigel Raymond (Infectious Diseases Specialist), Vaughan Meneses (New Zealand AIDS Foundation), Chair: Carl Greenwood. Gareth Watkins, curator of the 30 exhibition, was also present.
Click below to listen to an audio clip of the discussion:
This event was held in conjunction with 30, our current moving image exhibition, which reflects on HIV AIDS in New Zealand.