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.
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.He is a father who is buried in his work and inadvertently neglects his son.Kitai is a new recruit for the Ranger Corps, but has a penchant for mischief and does not advance with his training group this frustrates Cypher.Clay moves here and there then finally enter in the fight to kill.His fighting style is just like his friend Malcolm X who is in the crowd watching his every move.