Zack Childers is an athlete with cerebral palsy. He was told at a young age by doctors that he would never walk without a walker.
A look into the dedication of direct support professionals during and after hurricane Katrina. For months they put others before themselves.
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.
This film takes a rare look at the controversial subject of parents with intellectual disabilities and their children.
Free follows the path to freedom of people with intellectual disabilities that are locked away in Croatian institutions.
Meet Eddie. He’s a seventeen-year-old boy with Down’s syndrome. He’s stubborn and charming, funny and sometimes temperamental.
Laura, Tim W., and Tim S. were born with developmental disabilities and are now living outside an institution for the first time.
We see the development of love, admiration and enormous devotion between two brothers once separated by the Willowbrook State School.
Kira, a bright and stylish young woman living with Down syndrome, compares herself to social media influencer, Chantal.
Actors with learning disabilities rehearse an acclaimed play by Claire Luckham, “The Choice”, a play about abortion.
An uplifting and courageous glimpse into a young woman with Down syndrome and her daily struggles.
Coal miner Carl Short suffers from black lung. He lives with his 40-year old son Sammy, who has Down syndrome. Who will take care of Sammy?
Glen, a young man with Down syndrome, played by David Miller, goes on a shopping trip with a personal assistant from hell.
This film gives a view into the lives of children with autism at home and at school, and profiles the efforts of their parents and teachers.
The story of a group of women as they explore their own lives and memories through drawings and animations the director created from their artwork.
Brandon lives in a silent world of deafness and autism. He moves to an uncomplicated rhythm.
A 1980 Academy Award winner starring 2 young people with Down syndrome. This drama focuses on their desire to have a relationship.
A combination of funny and heart-wrenching – people’s candid and articulate self-awareness quickly shatter preconceptions of the disabled.
32 people with developmental disabilities who were employed by Texas-based Henry’s Turkey Service without proper compensation.
An insightful and soul-touching film about Jon, a 40-year old man, severely and profoundly affected by Down syndrome.
Celebrate the life of a person with a developmental disability who has become a valued member of the mainstream community.
We follow Topsy and Dave as they grasp the idea of marriage, what it means to them and how things will change.
An Academy Award nominated documentary on a woman with autism’s inner world, her writing, and the friends she makes while in college.
In the Somali refugee population of Minnesota, many American-born children are being diagnosed with severe Autism.
78-year-old Del Rae attends church, volunteers and participates in water aerobics. She also takes care of two women with Down syndrome.
Wayne, a man with limited communication skills, learns the harsh reality of love and romance.
Focusing on an institution located in Staten Island, NY, this film, with reporter, Geraldo Rivera, was one of the first exposés on local TV.
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