Silverlake Life. Mark Massi on the left. Tom Joslin on the right. 1993 film about partners, both of whom are dying of AIDS. The significance of immediate acceptance by attending police officer, following the death of Tom Joslin, when Mark Massi responds “I am” to the question: “Who is the next of kin?”.
Mark Massi having taken all this film of death. Filmed by Peter Friedman, filming Mark Massi filming Tom Joslin. Though neither Friedman nor Massi could film much of the last 24 hours of Tom Joslin’s death. Mark Massi, as next of kin to Tom Joslin, died after placing into the hands of others that which had been filmed. And which became Silverlake Life. Plus much more film, hopefully one day to be released.
When they were healthy:
Never hear the bells: