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CHILDREN

Distinctively

Directed by Dania Maxwell
4 min / documentary / 2010 / USA

Ella and Eavan, both age 6, are identical twins. They were born only three minutes apart, yet are separated by a large distinction: Ella has Down syndrome while Eavan does not. Their parents strive to maximize their childrens’ potential.

Drona & Me

Directed by Catherine van Campen
19 min / documentary / 2009 / Netherlands

Drona & Me is a portrait of Drona,  a Hindu boy on the autism spectrum, as seen through the eyes of Arjun, his elder brother. A lovingly double-portrait of two brothers, Drona & Me director Catherine van Campen has won the award for the best script at the Kids & Docs project.

Fathers’ Voices: A Journey of the Heart

Directed by Greg Schell and James May
14 min / documentary / 2004 / US

Fathers’ Voices focuses on four men raising children with developemental disabilities. In an intimate, honest and powerful manner, they share their hopes, dreams, joys and challenges.

Fixing Luka

DIRECTED BY JESSICA ASHMAN
11 MIN / ANIMATION / 2011 / SCOTLAND

Lucy thinks her brother, Luka, is broken. His obsessive, meticulous, infuriating arrangements of sugar cubes and thimbles prove it. Lucy thinks he should be fixed, but not in the way she imagines…

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.

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.

Go Jackson Doll

DIRECTED BY BEN SEVERANCE
12 MIN / DOCUMENTARY / 2014 / USA

A mother’s mental strength is tested when she enrolls her son with autism in an ice skating program.

I Don’t Care

Directed by Caroline Giammetta
14 min / narrative / 2013 / UK

A mother-to-be faces the high possibility of having a child with Down syndrome and befriends a family who share their experiences and guide her towards a different perspective.

I LOVE GRILLED CHEESE

Directed by Scott Anderson
4 min / documentary / 2013 / Canada

Libby provides some insight about the joys of living with her best friend, and big brother, Max, who has Down syndrome.