Reflections on Seeing HUG

Emily Martin

Abstract


The following is a discussion of the film, HUG, a 2009 Sundance Official Selection. The plot of HUG focuses on when Asa, friend and manager, realizes musician Drew is off his meds, and the cross-town drive to sign his contract becomes significantly more complicated.

 

Keywords: psychosis, sound, race, masculinity, disability


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DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.18061/dsq.v32i3.3272

Copyright (c) 2012 Emily Martin



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