Jonathan Demme / US, 1993 / 125 min.
This first big Hollywood studio film about AIDS broke a lot of taboos. Tom Hanks plays a homosexual lawyer with AIDS who prosecutes his powerful law firm for unfair dismissal. Denzel Washington also impressed as his homophobic attorney.
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Sidney Poitier & Denzel Washington
Sidney Poitier was Denzel Washington’s shining example. The actors were good friends, but never played in a film together. This summer, Eye brings them together on the big screen for the first time by showing the best of their films.