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

INTELLECTUAL DISABILITY

Jessica

DIRECTED BY KIRSTY GRIFFIN & VIV KERNICK
6:30 MIN / DOCUMENTARY / 2016 / NEW ZEALAND

Jess is a true creative with a unique style of her own and the confidence to show her creations to the world. With her penchant for fashion, a cereal box creation takes Jess to the cat walk.

Jonathan

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

An affable chap, Jonathan takes a huge amount of pride in representing Thames in the Special Olympics. With a unique running style, he enjoys pounding the pavement around his neighborhood as a part of his rigorous training regime. With the support and encouragement from his coach Paul (the Paul), Jonathan not only takes out the gold medal at the Special Olympics, but also beats his personal best time.

KAIRO

PRODUCED BY STATION 17
3 1/2 min / MUSIC VIDEO / 2014 / GERMANY

A music video by Station 17- a collection of improvisational musicians gathered from a Hamburg community of people with intellectual and developmental disabilities.

Karate Ruler

Directed by Anthony Di Salvo
14 min / narrative / 1999 / USA

The year is 3168 and planet Earth is being threatened by the evil Natas, from planet Olvidan. Hope for a peaceful future lies in the hands of the Karate Ruler. All actors in this sci-fi thriller have developmental disabilities.

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.

King of Camp

Directed by Anthony Di Salvo
42 min / narrative / 2005 / USA

A tale about Viru, a self-proclaimed music buff, and how he survived his first day at summer camp. This video features acting and musical performances by people with developmental disabilities.

La Tinaia

DIRECTED BY FRANCESCO FARALLI
5 MIN / DOCUMENTARY / 2010 / ITALY

Meet the artists of “La Tinaia”, a center for expressive activities located in Florence (Italy).
Their art works constitute a rehabilitation path through the artistic expression and a real possibility to reach the art market.

Learning To Drive

DIRECTED BY RODERICK STEVENS
20 MIN / NARRATIVE / 2016 / USA

During a road trip to scatter their mother’s ashes at the Grand Canyon, Michael, a young man with Down syndrome, is determined to convince his caring but clueless brother, Red, to teach him how to drive. Unfortunately, Red has not only found himself overwhelmed by the additional responsibility of caring for Michael, but is distracted by a sudden opportunity that has changed their travel plans and possibly their lives. In a quirky, humorous turn, Michael takes it upon himself to prove his resolve.

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.

Love Is a Strange Game

DIRECTED BY STATION 17
3:45 MIN/ MUSIC VIDEO/ 2014 / GERMANY

A music video by Station 17- a collection of improvisational musicians gathered from a Hamburg community of people with intellectual and developmental disabilities.