|Release Date:||December 1, 2006|
|Running time:||127 minutes|
|Cast:||Mabel Adams, Shawn Ashmore, Cory Bowles, Stockard Channing, Tanabadee Chokpikultong|
|Producer:||Thom Fitzgerald, Bryan Hofbauer|
Web Site: http://www.myspace.com/3needles
Description: "Three Needles" is a drama that visits rural China, a plantation in South Africa, and Montreal's porn industry, to tell three separate yet universal stories, rooted to struggles with the HIV pandemic. In China, Ping is a pregnant young woman running a black market blood collection scam that creates a mini epidemic in a rural village. In Montreal, Denys is a porn actor hiding his positive HIV status in order to continue working and supporting his mother--who herself goes to extreme lengths to provide for the family's future. And, in Africa, Sister Clara is a young novice nun, driven to convert the rapidly dying Africans to Catholicism before it's too late; she makes a desperate bargain with a corrupt plantation owner to help prevent the spread of HIV in the region, bringing two nuns, who are of her same order, to accompany her on the journey.
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