Audience Award ~ World Cinema: Documentary
Sundance Film Festival
Grand Jury Prize ~ Documentary
Sundance Film Festival
The incredibly emotional footage shot over a five year period is by turns shocking, moving and heartbreaking.
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Blood Brother

Blood Brother is the story of a group of children infected with HIV and Rocky Braat, a disenchanted young American that met them while drifting through India. He wanted to save them all, but in reality he couldn’t cure even one of them. He had to stay. It’s a hard life. He faces opposition in many forms. He lives in a concrete hut. Sometimes, he is close to despair. The truth is, he needs them as much as they need him. They teach him, daily, that love is the only thing that makes life worth living.

Played at

Music Hall, 12.16.13 - 12.16.13
Royal, 10.25.13 - 11.05.13
Rated NR
Web Site: http://www.bloodbr...
Runtime: 92 min
Language: English

Director: Steve Hoover

  • Winner, Audience Award ~ World Cinema: Documentary, Sundance Film Festival
  • Winner, Grand Jury Prize ~ Documentary, Sundance Film Festival
FEATURED REVIEW: David DeWitt, New York Times
Rocky Braat, a few years into his career as a graphic designer, quit to seek authenticity (his word) by traveling to India, as so many young Americans have done before him. But his jaunt is different. After a chance stop to visit a home for children with H.I.V., he decided to stay. ...