INCLUSION IN THE ARTS IS PROUD TO CO-PRESENT
On Beauty – Directing Disability: Shabbat Dinner and Conversation
AS PART OF THE 5TH ANNUAL
REELABILITIES: NY DISABILITIES FILM FESTIVAL
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 Guidotti will join us in conversation and share excerpts from their documentary in progress, On Beauty.
Registration required by March 1st.
Friday, March 8, 7 pm
The JCC in Manhattan
334 Amsterdam Ave at 76th St
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ReelAbilities strives for inclusion of all people. Individuals needing accommodations to participate should contact the screening venue directly at least two weeks in advance of the event.ASL interpretation, CART, Live Audio Description, and information in Braille are available upon advance request.
All films are captioned or subtitled and all venues are wheelchair accessible.