Roman doesn’t speak – not a word in 26 years. But the joy he takes in filming and being filmed is one expression of his life with autism.
If acting wasn’t a hard enough job to land, throw in being disabled and see what reaction you’d get.
An Academy Award nominated documentary on a woman with autism’s inner world, her writing, and the friends she makes.
An inspiring portrayal of adolescence, which takes an intimate look at a 15-year-old growing up in a small town.
The story of the conflicted relationship between two men coping with the consequences of severe brain injury.
A unique insight of a bright young man, who surprisingly survived his near fatal accident and is able to tell his story with brutal honesty.
Showcases the work of a photographer who featured people with Down syndrome in a high fashion photo spread.
Despite medical hardships and intellectual challenges, people with Williams embrace life, and everyone around them.
Actors with learning disabilities rehearse an acclaimed play by Claire Luckham, “The Choice”, a play about abortion.
Free follows the path to freedom of people with intellectual disabilities that are locked away in Croatian institutions.
A look into the dedication of direct support professionals during and after hurricane Katrina. For months they put others before themselves.
This film takes a rare look at the controversial subject of parents with intellectual disabilities and their children.
A tale about Viru, a self-proclaimed music buff, and how he survived his first day at summer camp. A Sproutflix Production.
In 1990, a group of 12 athletes with developmental disabilities began an expedition to ascend Mt. Kilimanjaro, Africa’s tallest peak.
A realistic and loving portrait of Marni and Kris, who were married in 1993 and live in NYC.
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.
A film crew captures the happenings during the making of a vampire film as reality becomes blurred.
Soon after college, mental illness interrupted Bud Clayman’s dreams of a filmmaking career.
Laura, Tim W and Tim S were born with developmental disabilities and are now living outside an institution for the first time.
A theatre group prepares for a large-scale spectacle, to be staged in a stadium for an audience of 5,000 people.
A unique group of performers with intellectual disabilities prepare for their first public performance at the Sydney Opera House.
The story of world-class weight lifter Jon Shapiro and his childhood sweetheart Holly James.
A chance encounter between Georges and Harry sets the scene for a carefully crafted examination of love, loss and life rediscovery.
The story of 32 people 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.
A touching, personal and sensitive poem written by Nancy Brown & Vicky Reaves and recited / performed by Nadirah McFadden.
“Where’s Molly?” – Since he was 6 years old, Jeff Daly kept asking that question about his only sister.
Two artists with autism embark on a global quest to change attitudes about disability and intelligence.
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