The Safer Sex Shorts

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Title

The Safer Sex Shorts

Subject

AIDS, activist video, sefer sex, sexuality, gay and lesbian

Description

Made for activist safer sex education to diverse groups by GMHC's media department and led by Jean Carlomusto and Gregg Bordowitz. Acquired for research for my doctoral disseration, then monograph, AIDS TV.

Date

1989

Abstract

A series of erotic and explicit shorts combine the driving rhythms of music videos with slick, rapidly edited images. Scenarios include how-tos on using a condom, supplementing fun with food, and making it in the back seat.

Something Fierce [00:00 - 03:50]
Midnight Snack [03:52 - 07:18]
Car Service [07:21 - 11:20]
Current Flow [11:24 - 15:54]
Law and Order [15:56 - 19:40]
Untitled Short (made for NY Ball Culture) [19:43 -25:00]

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Director

GMHC

Files

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Citation

“The Safer Sex Shorts,” VHS Activism Archive , accessed December 5, 2022, https://activismvhs.omeka.net/items/show/820.

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