The only distributor of films exclusively featuring people with intellectual and developmental disabilities.

DOCUMENTARIES

Carl Bentson: Mr. Positive

Directed by Mike Hazard
28 min / documentary / 2007 / USA

Carl Bentson has a great bike and a great attitude about life. With a congenital condition which is never named, we see how Carl supports the community and the community supports Carl.

Cassilly: How I Got To College

Directed by Sara Banks
20 min / documentary / 2002 / USA

Cassilly: How I Got To College is a compelling story of a young woman who has overcome barriers and whose successful participation in a community college has enhanced the quality of her life.

Celeste

DIRECTED BY KIRSTY GRIFFIN & VIV KERNICK
6 MIN / DOCUMENTARY / 2016 / NEW ZEALAND

Social butterfly, fun-loving, theatrical Celeste spends her days surrounded by friends and flatmates. On the occasions where she needs some alone time, she enjoys setting herself up in her beautiful room, and watching back episodes of her favorite soap operas. At times the lines between reality and fantasy can become a little blurred.

Chimes for Tyler

DIRECTED BY STEPHEN PANAGGIO
8 MIN / DOCUMENTARY / 2014 / USA

“Chimes for Tyler” is a story about a boy with autism named Tyler Doi who loves wind chimes.

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.

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.

Dancing With Downs

Directed by Elizabeth Wood
8 min / documentary / 2009 / Spain

Madrid dance troop Danza Down enchants audiences with classical ballet, traditional Spanish dance and musical theatre performances. What makes the dance troop special is that all of the dancers in the troop have Down Syndrome.

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.