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

THEME: YOUNG ADULT

100% MYSELF

DIRECTED BY EUAN RYAN
6 ½ MIN / DOCUMENTARY / 2017 / SCOTLAND

Climbing has helped Georgia, a young woman on the autism spectrum, to confront her issues and realize that, for her, ‘normal’ just isn’t.

3:15 To Brunswick

Directed by Gemma Falk
3 min / narrative / 2012 / Australia

This whimsical short film captures a romantic moment of connection between two people waiting for a train that never arrives.

33 Giri

DIRECTED BY RICCARDO DI GERLANDO
13 MIN / NARRATIVE / 2014 / ITALY

A man with Down syndrome dreams of reviving his dead mother.

3rd Son, Fourth Brother

Directed by Cam Lasley
2.5 min / music video / 2009 / USA

Cameron Lasley was born in 1982 with Down syndrome, and in those first days, pediatricians didn’t know whether he would walk or talk or do anything other kids do. These days, “Laz D” does more than walk and talk. He struts and raps.

46/47

Directed by Nadine Heinze & Marc Dietschreit
8 min / narrative / 2011 / Germany / English subtitles

Daniel is different. He only has 46 chromosomes where 47 should be. In this reality everyone has Down Syndrome, and those who don’t are considered handicapped.

A Crack in Everything

DIRECTED BY MARTIN O’DONOGHUE
21 MIN / NARRATIVE / 2014 / IRELAND

Maeve and Billy’s love is separated by the Belfast Peace Lines. Is love stronger than division?

A DIFFERENT KIND OF DAY

DIRECTED BY KIEREN KENNEDY
5 MIN / NARRATIVE / 2018 / IRELAND

A random encounter between 2 young adults with Down Syndrome and a group of youths, has unexpected consequences which change the day for everyone.

A Dose For Dominic

Directed by Ruth Gregory
7 min / documentary / 2013 / USA

After struggling with many treatment options, a family in Seattle decides to give their five-year-old son, Dominic, medical cannabis to lessen the violent effects brought on by his severe autism.

A Life with Asperger’s

DIRECTED BY JAMIE EKKENS
4 MIN / ANIMATION-DOC / 2013 / USA

Explore the challenges of growing up and living with Asperger’s syndrome. Asperger’s is not simply “being a little awkward,” rather it is about adapting to one’s limitations.

A STILL JACKET

Directed by Ramon Giger
77 min / documentary / 2010 / Switzerland / German with English Subtitles

We follow Roman and Xaver through their daily routine on a farm. The drama between them revolves around the educational use of a chainsaw.