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Violent, tragic movie to premiere for Hero

Wed 30 Oct 2002 In: New Zealand Daily News

A movie following the tragic story of gay lovers trapped in a murderous life in Medellin, Colombia, will have its NZ premiere as an early fundraiser for Hero. Set in the heart of Colombia's drug traffic culture, Our Lady of the Assassins is an Cannes award winner which has been scheduled for a special screening on December 1st, World AIDS Day. Ticket proceeds are to be used to help pay off accumulated Hero debts and a collection will be held for the Bruce Burnett Wellness Fund which assists people with HIV. Tickets are available from November 5th, online at and at Marvel, Kamo, Lateshift and the Rialto.    

Credit: News Staff

First published: Wednesday, 30th October 2002 - 12:00pm

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