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Art 21: Art in the Twenty-First Century, Season 9, Episode 3, San Francisco Bay Area
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directed by Christine Turner, 1982-; produced by Christine Turner, 1982-, Art21, in Art 21: Art in the Twenty-First Century, Season 9, Episode 3 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2018), 55 mins
Travel the world with Art21 to be inspired by the creative processes of today's most compelling artists in the ninth season of the Peabody Award-winning Art in the Twenty-First Century series. The series gives viewers unprecedented access to the leading creative minds of our time, drawing upon artists' relationshi...
directed by Christine Turner, 1982-; produced by Christine Turner, 1982-, Art21, in Art 21: Art in the Twenty-First Century, Season 9, Episode 3 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2018), 55 mins
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Horizon, Series 54, Episode 4, Horizon: Spina Bifida And Me
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directed by Eileen Inkson, fl. 2002-2016; presented by Ruth Madeley, 1987-; produced by Eileen Inkson, fl. 2002-2016, British Broadcasting Corporation, in Horizon, Series 54, Episode 4 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2018), 52 mins
Spina bifida is one of the most common birth defects in the world. It’s a problem in the development of the spine that causes disability and partial paralysis. Actor Ruth Madeley has been living with spina bifida all her life but, like many people, she still knows very little about it. In this moving film, she a...
directed by Eileen Inkson, fl. 2002-2016; presented by Ruth Madeley, 1987-; produced by Eileen Inkson, fl. 2002-2016, British Broadcasting Corporation, in Horizon, Series 54, Episode 4 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2018), 52 mins
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Vital Signs, Episode 48, Power of Sport
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presented by Sanjay Gupta, 1969-; produced by Cable News Network (CNN), in Vital Signs, Episode 48 (Atlanta, GA: CNN Newsource Sales, 2018), 23 mins
It is one the things we love about sports: on fields, tracks, and courts around the world, you'll find some of the most inspiring people, often fighting incredible odds. So what is it about sport that motivates them, whether it is fighting a disease or a disability, and in turn, keeps them motivating us? Dr. Sanja...
presented by Sanjay Gupta, 1969-; produced by Cable News Network (CNN), in Vital Signs, Episode 48 (Atlanta, GA: CNN Newsource Sales, 2018), 23 mins
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POV, Season 30, Episode 11, Swim Team
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directed by Lara Stolman, fl. 1992; produced by Ann Collins, fl. 2017, Shanna Belott, fl. 2010 and Lara Stolman, fl. 1992, Woodland Park Productions, in POV, Season 30, Episode 11 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2017), 1 hour 41 mins
What would you do if your community gave up on your child? In New Jersey, the parents of a boy on the autism spectrum take matters into their own hands. They form a competitive swim team, recruiting diverse teens on the spectrum and training them with high expectations and zero pity. Swim Team chronicles the extra...
directed by Lara Stolman, fl. 1992; produced by Ann Collins, fl. 2017, Shanna Belott, fl. 2010 and Lara Stolman, fl. 1992, Woodland Park Productions, in POV, Season 30, Episode 11 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2017), 1 hour 41 mins
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Brett: A Life with No Arms
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directed by Roger Graef, 1936-; produced by Roger Graef, 1936-, Films of Record (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2015), 58 mins
This incredibly moving film sees BAFTA-award winning filmmaker Roger Graef travel to Australia to reconnect with Brett Nielsen who, 50 years ago, was the subject of Roger’s first ever documentary, One of them is Brett. This original documentary told the story of a then four year old Brett who had been born witho...
directed by Roger Graef, 1936-; produced by Roger Graef, 1936-, Films of Record (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2015), 58 mins
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Chau, Beyond the Lines
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directed by Courtney Marsh, 1986-; produced by Jerry Franck, 1986- and Courtney Marsh, 1986-, Cynasty Films (Los Angeles, CA: Seventh Art Releasing, 2015), 34 mins
During the Vietnam War, the United States dropped 20 million gallons of chemicals onto the dense jungles of Vietnam in order to rid the Northern Vietnamese Army of their food and cover. More than 40 years later, Chau, a teenager living in a Vietnamese care center for kids disabled by the chemical Agent Orange, bat...
directed by Courtney Marsh, 1986-; produced by Jerry Franck, 1986- and Courtney Marsh, 1986-, Cynasty Films (Los Angeles, CA: Seventh Art Releasing, 2015), 34 mins
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Enter the Faun
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directed by Daisy Wright and Tamar Rogoff; choreographed by Tamar Rogoff; produced by Daisy Wright and Tamar Rogoff, Thrifty Pictures (New York, NY: Thrifty Pictures, 2015), 1 hour 7 mins

The unlikely collaboration between a veteran choreographer and a young actor with cerebral palsy delivers astonishing proof that each and every body is capable of miraculous transformation. As Tamar Rogoff trains Gregg Mozgala to become a dancer, they discover that her lack of formal medical training and his fears...

directed by Daisy Wright and Tamar Rogoff; choreographed by Tamar Rogoff; produced by Daisy Wright and Tamar Rogoff, Thrifty Pictures (New York, NY: Thrifty Pictures, 2015), 1 hour 7 mins
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Driven: From Wheelchair to Race Car
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directed by Brian Malone, fl. 1990; produced by Scott Falci, Fast Forward Films (Burbank, CA: Cinema Libre Studio, 2014), 56 mins
Mike Bauer was born to be fast and chased his dreams – from acting and singing to motor sports – until a tragic motorcycle accident left him paralyzed and on the verge of suicide. When he meets Dr. Scott Falci, a rehabilitative neurosurgeon and an amateur racing enthusiast who recognizes Mike’s potential as...
directed by Brian Malone, fl. 1990; produced by Scott Falci, Fast Forward Films (Burbank, CA: Cinema Libre Studio, 2014), 56 mins
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Invitation to Dance
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directed by Christian von Tippelskirch, fl. 1990-2017 and Simi Linton, 1947-; produced by Simi Linton, 1947- and Christian von Tippelskirch, fl. 1990-2017, Metuffer Films (New York, NY: Kino Lorber, 2014), 1 hour 26 mins

Invitation to Dance is an eye-opening insider's account of disability in 21st century America. Simi Linton's story forms the narrative backbone of the documentary. The film traces both her personal growth as a disabled woman, and the larger historically significant developments around her over the past 40 years....

directed by Christian von Tippelskirch, fl. 1990-2017 and Simi Linton, 1947-; produced by Simi Linton, 1947- and Christian von Tippelskirch, fl. 1990-2017, Metuffer Films (New York, NY: Kino Lorber, 2014), 1 hour 26 mins
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Gabor
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directed by Sebastián Alfie, 1971- (Buenos Aires, Federal District (Argentina): Minimal Films, 2013), 1 hour 9 mins
This inspiring documentary tells the story of a partnership between Sebas, a documentary filmmaker and Gabor, a retired director of photography, who lost his sight 10 years ago. When Sebas sets out to film a documentary about blindness in the Bolivian Highlands, he knows that Gabor would be the perfect cinematogr...
directed by Sebastián Alfie, 1971- (Buenos Aires, Federal District (Argentina): Minimal Films, 2013), 1 hour 9 mins
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