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Title year:1992
Original dialogue(s):English
Running time:100 min sec
Description:The ghost of Zero - "patient zero", who allegedly first brought aids to Canada - materialises and tries to contact old friends. Meanwhile, the Victorian explorer Sir Richard Burton, who drank from the Fountain of Youth and now works as Chief Taxidermist at the Toronto Natural history Museum, is trying to organise an Aids Exhibition.

Credited as:
Director(s):John Greyson
Screen writer(s):John Greyson

Credited as: Character name:
Actor(s):John Robinson
Normand Fauteux
Dianne Heatherington
Richardo Keens-Douglas
Bernard Behrens
Charlotte Boisjoli
Brenda Kamino
Michael Callen
Maria Lukofsky

Credited as:
Producer(s):Louise Garfield
Anna Stratton
Executive producers(s):Alexandra Raffé

Credited as:
Editor(s):Miume Jan
Musician(s):Glenn Schellenberg
Photography:Miroslaw Baszak
Location sound mixer(s):Urmas J. RosinUrmas John Rosin

Support:S16mm Col Fuji (35mm)

Festival(s):SeattleJune 05, 1993
New York Lesbian etc.June 09, 1993
San Francisco Lesbian and Gay International Film FestivalJune 25, 1993
Internationale Filmfestspiele BerlinJanuary 31, 1994
Release:Toronto (Carlton)February 25, 1994

Location(s):Toronto (ON)
Laboratory:Film House

CFFD Reference No.: 2376