Life Support

Overview

Produced by Jamie Foxx for HBO, this drama stars Queen Latifah as Ana a woman struggling to maintain a happy life despite being HIV-positive. Though her home-life seems happy with a loving husband and young daughter, Ana remains haunted by a past that produced Kelly (Rachel Nicks), a resentful estranged older daughter who now lives with Ana's mother. Juxtaposed with Ana's healthy approach to life with HIV is Amare (Evan Ross), a friend of Kelly's who uses narcotics to deal with the disease. Life Support screened ...
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Overview

Produced by Jamie Foxx for HBO, this drama stars Queen Latifah as Ana a woman struggling to maintain a happy life despite being HIV-positive. Though her home-life seems happy with a loving husband and young daughter, Ana remains haunted by a past that produced Kelly (Rachel Nicks), a resentful estranged older daughter who now lives with Ana's mother. Juxtaposed with Ana's healthy approach to life with HIV is Amare (Evan Ross), a friend of Kelly's who uses narcotics to deal with the disease. Life Support screened at the 2007 Sundance Film Festival.
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Special Features

Audio commentary with writer/director Nelson George; On-set video diary with Nelson George ; "More Support" - an exclusive deleted scene; Interview with Andrea Williams: The Inspiration for Life Support; "The Story Behind the Story" - behind the scenes with Queen Latifah, Nelson George and Andrea Williams
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 8/7/2007
  • UPC: 026359424229
  • Original Release: 2007
  • Rating:

  • Source: Hbo Home Video
  • Region Code: 1
  • Presentation: Wide Screen / Subtitled / Dubbed
  • Sound: Dolby AC-3 Surround Sound
  • Time: 1:28:00
  • Format: DVD
  • Sales rank: 30,684

Cast & Crew

Performance Credits
Queen Latifah Ana, Ana Wallace
Anna Deavere Smith , Lucille
Wendell Pierce , Slick
Rachel Nicks , Kelly
Evan Ross , Amare
Tracee Ellis Ross , Tanya
Gloria Reuben Sandra
Tony Rock Ness
Darrin Dewitt Henson MJ2
Technical Credits
Nelson George Director, Screenwriter
Mark Baker Producer
Donna Berwick Costumes/Costume Designer
Otis Best Associate Producer
Uta Briesewitz Cinematographer
Aleta Helena Chappelle Casting
Shakim Compere Executive Producer, Producer
Jamie Foxx Executive Producer, Producer
Laura Ballinger-Gardner Art Director
Charles Hunt Sound/Sound Designer
Jaime Rucker King Executive Producer, Producer
Marcus King Executive Producer, Producer
Queen Latifah Executive Producer, Producer
Mary Jo Markey Editor
Stuart Matthewman Score Composer
Jim McKay Screenwriter
Andrea Miller Makeup
Jono Oliver Asst. Director
Lance Rivera Associate Producer
Leslie Shatz Sound/Sound Designer
Shelby Stone Executive Producer, Producer
LaRonda Sutton Musical Direction/Supervision
Loren Weeks Production Designer
Hannah Weyer Screenwriter
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Scene Index

Disc #1 -- Life Support
1. We Have Felt It [9:19]
2. Make the Virus Go Away [8:24]
3. The Liberty Game [6:59]
4. Hatlantic [8:02]
5. Worried About Amare [8:02]
6. Lookin' for Someone to Blame [8:35]
7. Selling His Meds [7:39]
8. A Real Childhood [7:44]
9. Not a Funny Situation [6:00]
10. Beansa to My Heart [5:52]
11. In Honor of Those We Lost [6:07]
12. Closing Credits [5:04]
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Menu

Disc #1 -- Life Support
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   Chapters
   Languages
      Audio: English 5.1
      Audio: Spanish 2.0
      Subtitles: English
      Subtitles: French
      Subtitles: Spanish
      Subtitles: Subtitles Off
   Bonus Features
      Audio Commentary With Writer/Director Nelson George: On
      Audio Commentary With Writer/Director Nelson George: Off
      On-Set Video Diary With Writer/Director Nelson George
      "More Support" - An Exclusive Deleted Scene
      Interview With Andrea Williams - The Inspiration for Life Support
      "The Story Behind the Story" - Behind the Scenes With Queen Latifah, Nelson George and Andrea Williams
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