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Coaching Colburn

DIRECTED BY JEFF BEMISS
16 MIN / DOCUMENTARY / 2014 / USA

James Colburn was born with Fragile X Syndrome. At 26, he is a child at heart who finds joy in the smallest things and uses his gift of comedic timing to inspire those around him.

Cocktails With Ben

Directed by Jon Kent
11 min / documentary / 2009 / USA

Despite severe medical hardships, learning disabilities, and challenges “fitting in” with peers, Ben’s love for life, and for music, shines through. Cocktails with Ben is a testament to the human spirit with “life lessons” for all.

COREY THE WARRIOR

DIRECTED BY ISABEL DARLING
3 MIN / DOCUMENTARY / 2016 / AUSTRALIA

Corey tells the story of his new life as an artist living with a brain injury.
Yuin and Bundjalung man, Corey Stewart, shines as he tells the story of his new life as an artist living with a brain injury. Filmed in Narooma, NSW, AUSTRALIA.

Cuando La Luna Blanca Se Pierda

Directed by Julio Fraga
16 min / narrative / 2004 / Spain

“When the white moon is gone” is a surreal trip between the real and the imaginary; characters dance to the rhythm of hope in a world without future. Persons with developmental disabilities who are a part of the Seville company Danza Mobile star in this unique film, providing a clear indication of their artistic abilities.

CUENTA CONMIGO

DIRECTED BY CLAUDIA BALMASEDA ORELLANES
9 MIN / DOCUMENTARY / 2016 / CUBA / IN SPANISH WITH ENGLISH SUBTITLES

In Cuba, a group of mothers bring their Down syndrome children to a dance program.  They perform with joy and verve in a park for a public audience.

DEAR GOD – A POETIC SHORT

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

A poem written by Janice Shewfelt and recited/performed by Destiny Lewis Bell. This is one in series of 13 short videos featuring poetry written by poets with developmental disabilities.

Debbie Dreams

Directed by Mark Richardson
2 min / music video / 2006 / United Kingdom

This animation is a dream sequence of a young woman with Down syndrome named Debbie. She is trapped in her house by her wicked auntie. The only way she can get out of the house is in her dreams. The film shows dream people guiding her and helping her to run away.

Dennis

Directed by Christopher Louie
6 min / music video / 2006 / USA

The story of a man who copes with his disability by living through his dreams. The only problem is that even in his dreams he cannot escape the reality of his existence.

Determined to Dance

Directed by Peter Barton
15 min / documentary / 2010 / USA

A portrait of a group of young dancers with Down syndrome and their families. The video also includes rehearsal footage and actual performances.

Discovering the Truth with Tanner DeMita

DIRECTED BY MATTHEW GRCIC
9 MIN / DOCUMENTARY / 2014 / USA

Tanner discusses the time when he learned about his diagnosis of being autistic, and how it has actually helped him understand why he is the way he is.