FRED Watch World AIDS Day Special: Holding the Man (2015)


Transmission Films

On this World AIDS Day, Wayne introduces Phillip to one of Australia’s greatest love stories, Holding the Man.

Based on Timothy Conigrave’s bestseller, the boys discuss if Neil Armfield’s film does justice to Tim and John’s legacy.

Listen to their review here:


Check out the trailer here:

Starring: Ryan Corr, Craig Stott, Sarah Snook, Guy Pearce, Anthony LaPaglia, Kerry Fox, Camilla Ah Kin, Tessa de Josselin, Tom Hobbs, PiaGrace Moon, Caleb McClure, Geoffrey Rush, Lee Cormie, Kaarin Fairfax, Paul Goddard.

Director: Neil Armfield | Producer: Kylie Du Fresne | Writer: Tommy Murphy (based on the book by Timothy Conigrave) | Music: Alan John | Cinematographer: Germain McMicking | Editor: Dany Cooper

Available: Google Play and YouTube.


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