Needham Mitnick & Pollack to Sponsor ReelAbilities: Disabilities Film Festival

Needham Mitnick & Pollack is proud to announce their sponsorship, through the JCC of Northern Virginia, of the DC ReelAbilities: Disabilities Film Festival. 

ReelAbilities is a film festival that unites multiple partners and screening locations throughout the DC area in an effort to promote awareness and appreciation of  the lives, stories and artistic expressions of people with disabilities, all through the easily accessible art form of film. 

Film screening venues for ReelAbilities will include the JCC of Greater Washington, Washington DC JCC, JCC of Northern Virginia, Avalon Theatre, The Artisphere, and Rave Motion Pictures. 

Here is a listing of the movies that will be shown:

WARRIOR CHAMPIONS – physical disabilities, war veterans

BEN X –  Autism, technology, coming of age w/ disability, family relationships

HENRY O! – Blindness, baseball

SHOOTING BEAUTY – multiple disabilities in adults and art

CROOKED BEAUTY – manic depression and art

PRAYING WITH LIOR – Down syndrome, spirituality, Judaism, family relationship

SHAMELESS – multiple disabilities including mental illness and art

AMONG THE GIANTS – adaptive design

ZIG ZAG LOVE – Cerebral Palsy, teen love, coming of age w/ disability, family relationships

WAR EAGLE – Cerebral Palsy, speech impediments, friendship

 

For more information please see:  http://greaterdc.reelabilities.org/

 

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