It shows AIDS (acquired immunodeficiency syndrome) and its harsh realities are an expression of the way the world is.
A portion of the film has interviews with well known individuals including The Dalai Lama, Kofi Annan, and musician Bono.
Other portions of the film include stories and portraits of people, old and young, male and female, from four continents living with AIDS. Young captured and celebrates human dignity, and it captures forever the immense human suffering.
A Closer Walk also includes contributions by these additional artists: Annie Lennox, the Neville Brothers, Dido, Eric Clapton, Moby, Geoffrey Oryema, and Sade.
In his review of the movie, A Closer Walk, Jack Garner, Chief Film Critic of the Gannett News Service stated: "This is an artful motion picture and a beautifully told story of human suffering that inspires hope and action.
This film rates a '10', a must-see film if ever there was one." Robert Butler of the Kansas City star wrote in his review of A Closer Walk: "This is one of the most artful, heartrending and inspirational documentaries I have ever seen. Its real power comes from the way the filmmaker understands human psychology." A Closer Walk, written, directed, and produced by Oscar nominee Robert Bilheimer, with narration by Glenn Close and Will Smith, explores intricate and entangled relationship between health, dignity and human rights.
It feels like an incomplete cut that might play better after editing.
We see Cassius Clay as a little boy on train station sulking in silent identification jogging through nighttime streets. Already known for his eccentric and boasting mouth style, a impetuous and furious 22 year old box steps in the ring for Heavy Weight Title fit with Sonny Liston.
It's the display of Sam Cooke, the rhythm & blues singer, inspiring a nightclub audience to a close rage.
The year is 1964, and as Cooke shows a combination of his famous hits, you can feel the pleasure rising through the air of a nation. The film is lengthy and plays longer, It allows itself series that are drawn out to perplexing lengths while hurrying past others that should have been staged high points.
Along the way they have to fight animals that have evolved to kill humans and an alien creature which was aboard the ship when they crashed.
After Earth starring Will Smith is a promising addition to the growing list of science fiction blockbusters by Smith.
The ship encounters an asteroid field and crashes on Earth killing all of the passengers except Cypher (who is wounded) and Kitai.