Title: Screening of feature documentary Blood Brother

Date: April 2013

Venue: Directors Guild of America Theatre

Speaker: Steve Hoover, director

Lead Actors: Rocky Braat, Steve Hoover


In Blood Brother, director Steve Hoover tells the story of his long-time friend Rocky who went to India as a disillusioned young man. When he met a group of children with HIV, he decided to stay and devote his life to them. This film was the winner of the Grand Jury Prize and Audience Award at the 2013 Sundance Film Festival.

CCOI’s Role:

CCOI organized the screening in collaboration with the Independent Filmmaker Project.

Related UN Issues:

Sustainable Development Goal #3 – Good Health and Well-Being

HIV/AIDS prevention