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

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HEART OVER BODY

Directed by Jared Corey
10 min / documentary / 2012 / USA

A portrait of a young athlete whose sheer determination has helped him overcome many of the obstacles of living with cerebral palsy.

HIGHER GROUND

Directed by Jerry Smith
45 min / documentary / 2007 / USA

A look into the dedication of direct support professionals during and after Hurricane Katrina. For months, working long hours for low pay, they put others before themselves, providing care and support with improvised resources.

Ingrid’s Big Jump

DIRECTED BY ZOË HARVEY
10 MIN / DOCUMENTARY / 2010 / AUSTRALIA

Ingrid’s big goal is to hang glide. Her journey to the edge of the precipice took hard work, perseverance and character – the latter she has in spades.

Is Love Enough?

Directed by Tom Puchniak
45 min / documentary / 2002 / USA

Can a person with a mental disability be a good parent? This film takes a rare look at the controversial subject of parents with intellectual disabilities and their children.

Jacob’s Turn

Directed by Nick Nanton
8 min / documentary / 2010 / USA

An inspirational short documentary about a boy with Down syndrome and his love of baseball. The film shows how Jacob’s “turn” at bat and on the field was a thrill for him, but more importantly, an event that transformed the hearts of everyone in his town.

Keith and Daniel

Directed by David Alvarado
12 min / documentary / 2011 / USA

An intimate portrait of a family in Iowa whose lives begin to change when their first son is diagnosed with a rare behavioral disorder.

Look, I’m In College!

Directed by Ken Browne
31 min / documentary / 2007 / USA

The story of what happens when four young men with autism, from a public school, are chosen to pilot a college inclusion program in NYC.

Love and Independence in East Providence

DIRECTED BY KASSIE BRACKEN
10 MIN / DOCUMENTARY / 2014 / USA

Lori Sousa knew Peter Maxmean was her soul mate when they first met, and now they are showing how people with intellectual disabilities can live, work and thrive in a community.

Mark

Directed by Thomas Kuchiran
3 min / animation / 2005 / Canada

Mark is a film that will question our tendency to rush through life, while we ignore beauty and fulfillment in the many instances that pass us by.

Offense Taken

Directed by Jerry Smith
26 min / documentary / 2008 / USA

In the Spring of 2007, when a Minneapolis Theater company put on a show titled “Rise of the Celebretards,” people with disabilities and their allies took action.