On Beauty – Directing Disability – Shabbat Dinner and Conversation

  • By · February 12th, 2013

Friday, March 8, 2013 at the JCC Manhattan.  Registration request by March 1, 2013.  Tickets are available online at JCC Manhattan or by calling 646-505-5708.

Join special guests and filmmakers as we honor and discuss the work of outstanding directors of films about people with disabilities over a Shabbat dinner and conversation led by Inclusion in the Arts. We will honor Ben Lewin, director of this year’s award winning hit The Sessions. Alice Elliot, director of The Collector of Bedford Street, will reflect on her work and the subject of her film,  Larry Selman, who recently passed away.  Director Joanna Rusnick and former fashion photographer Rick Guidetti will join us in conversation and share excerpts from their documentary in progress, On Beauty. 

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