Stephen Fry presents this documentary exploring the disease of manic depression; a little understood but potentially devastating condition affecting an estimated two percent of the ... See full summary »
Bernard Black runs a book shop, though his customer service skills leave something to be desired. He hires Manny as an employee. Fran runs the shop next door. Between the three of them many adventures ensue.
Actor Stephen Fry does a personal journey through Britain trying to understand why HIV infections are going up. The documentary focuses on gays, straights and various other groups including teenagers and their thoughts on safe sex. It's rather shocking how stupid a lot of people are towards this disease and it's more shocking when you hear from some of these people on why they don't protect themselves. One woman is interviewed about sleeping with various men a week and yet she sees no reason to protect herself. Fry does a great job asking all the right questions and at times he lets his anger go towards the people who are making the problem worse.
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