The Reel Abilities Film Festival is back for Fall 2020!
Dedicated teams in Cleveland and Akron have put together a series of FREE virtual screenings, discussions, and workshops. Once registered, you will receive access to both the film and Q+A or activity the week it goes live.
Visit the ReelAbilities website for more information.
FILMS TO STREAM OCT. 16-23:
25 Prospect St – A look at the sparkle and struggles of the Prospector Theater—a nonprofit movie theater in Connecticut with a mission of meaningful employment for people with disabilities. Click here to view the trailer.
Sock Guys – A peek inside a unique business owned and operated by a man with Down Syndrome and his father. Click here to view the trailer.
FILMS TO STREAM OCT. 23-30:
Code of the Freaks – Taking its title from Tod Browning’s classic film, this radical reframing of how characters with disabilities are represented looks at a century of Hollywood favorites with a fresh perspective. Disability activists imagine a cinematic landscape that takes people with disabilities seriously. Click here to view the trailer.
Virtual Screening and Q+A: Sock Guys & 25 Prospect St.
Thursday, October 22, 2020 at 8:00 PM
The Q+A features a panel of community experts and filmmakers from both films 25 Prospect St and Sock Guys.
Virtual Screening and Q+A: Code of the Freaks
Wednesday, October 28, 2020 at 8:00 PM
The free filmmaker Q+A features Code of the Freaks Salome Chasnoff (Director) and Carrie Sandahl (Co-Producer and Writer).