10 years following its theatrical debut, this landmark film continues to captivate audiences around the world with its raw and powerful honesty. Winner of over 10 International Awards, including the Grand Jury Prize at the Sundance Film Festival, SILVERLAKE LIFE: THE VIEW FROM HERE is the extraordinary video diary of living with AIDS. The film documents, with guts and humor, the love and dedication of longtime companions Tom Joslin and Mark Massi. From the emotional challenge of living with a fatal illness to the frustration of maintaining daily routines once considered simple, SILVERLAKE LIFE is an incredible journey that is ultimately a celebration of the power of love and the strength of the human spirit.
DVD Features: Never-Before-Seen-Epilogue Footage by Elaine Mayes and Filmmaker Interviews by Parvez Sharma; Filmmaker Biographies and Statement; Awards and Critical Acclaim for Silverlake Life; Resource Guide to AIDS Organizations; Interactive Menus; Scene Selection
1993 Sundance Film Festival: Freedom of Expression Award Winner, Grand Jury Prize Winner; 1994 Peabody Award Winner; 1993 Los Angeles Film Critics Association Awards Independent/Experimental Film and Video Award Winner; 1993 International Documentary Association: IDA Award Winner; 1993 Berlin International Film Festival: Teddy Winner;