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Verasphere: A Love Story in Costume | Watch Here

‘Verasphere: A Love Story In Costume’ follows two San Francisco artists, David Faulk and Michael Johnstone, who fall in love at the height of the AIDS epidemic. While most of their community is overcome with grief and rage, David and Michael discover an unlikely joy through the creation of Mrs. Vera, an outrageous costumed character made from found materials. What began as an intimate art project and a way to pass the time while they faced an inevitable death, soon took on a life of its own. Now 25 years later, a large and diverse community has evolved around Mrs. Vera, all centered around one day of costumed celebration in the San Francisco Pride Parade.

‘Verasphere: A Love Story In Costume’ invites viewers into the enduring love story of Michael and David, proving that art can save lives.

VERASPHERE: A Love Story in Costume website: veraspherefilm.com