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ALL FILMS: A–Z

Flying Anne

DIRECTED BY CATHERINE VAN CAMPEN
21 MIN/ DOCUMENTARY/ 2010 / THE NETHERLANDS

Eleven-year-old Anne is a beautiful girl. The kind of girl you can’t take your eyes off. And the longer you look, the more you see her ‘tics’. Anne suffers from Gilles de la Tourette’s syndrome.

For the Love of Dogs

DIRECTED BY TIM O’DONNELL
25 MIN / DOCUMENTARY / 2014 / USA

An inspiring, heart-warming story told through the eyes of Cory: a brilliant and talented 11 year-old boy with Asperger’s Syndrome. Follow Cory’s journey from the National Dog Show to Westminster, and witness how a boy’s passion for dogs has opened up his communication with the world around him.

Forgotten People

Directed by Witness
9.5 min / documentary / 2000 / USA

This film documents the inhumane conditions faced by individuals with mental disabilities situated in grossly understaffed, inadequate and neglectful psychiatric facilities around the world.

Fragile X Family

Directed by Eric Kutner
11 min / documentary / 2004 / USA

With the help of local social services workers, Minerva is able to live independently and obtain the educational services the children need. But when Amy sparks a neighborhood conflict and Franky goes to her defense, Minerva’s parenting skills are put to the test.

Free

DIRECTED BY TOMISLAV ŽAJA
73 MIN / DOCUMENTARY / 2015 / CROATIA / CROATIAN WITH ENGLISH SUBTITLES

Free follows the journey to freedom for a group of people with intellectual disabilities who have been locked away in Croatian institutions.

Freefall

DIRECTED BY SIMA GONSAI
5 MIN / DOCUMENTARY / 2012 / UK

Lovely, simple, and compelling, this film highlights the work of a dance company consisting of people with intellectual disabilities.

Get That Gold

DIRECTED BY BRYAN TUCKER
4:30 MIN / DOCUMENTARY / 2014 / USA

Kyle is a 29-year-old adoptee with Fetal Alcohol Syndrome (FAS). This documentary follows Kyle as he prepares to compete in the 2014 Washington State Special Olympics.

Go For It

Directed by Cam Lasley
2 min / music video / 2009 / USA

“Every night I go to sleep – I see visions in my dream – It could be reality – If I would just go for it.” Doctors and physical therapists weren’t sure what to tell Marcy and Tom Lasley when their second child came into the world 30 years ago. Cameron Lasley was born in 1982 with Down syndrome, and in those first days, pediatricians didn’t know whether he would walk or talk or do anything other kids do.

Go For It – Poetic Short

Directed by Anthony Di Salvo
2 min / narrative / 2011 / USA

Poetry by Cam Lasley & Jack Gibson, performed by Ben Takanashi. This is one in series of 13 short videos featuring poetry written by poets with developmental disabilities. Each poem is recited and performed by young adults with developmental disabilities.