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Between the Laughter (Educational Version)
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directed by Barbara K. Lee, fl. 2006; produced by Selwyn Jacob, fl. 1989, National Film Board of Canada (Montréal, QC: National Film Board of Canada, 2006), 43 mins
Stephen O’Keefe takes to the stage at the comedy club, and soon the audience is pealing with laughter. But he can't hear their reaction to his stand-up routine. He was born deaf. Comedy is an unusual pursuit for someone who is hearing impaired – Stephen must work as hard on his pronunciation as he does on his...
directed by Barbara K. Lee, fl. 2006; produced by Selwyn Jacob, fl. 1989, National Film Board of Canada (Montréal, QC: National Film Board of Canada, 2006), 43 mins
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The Bionic Woman
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directed by Malcolm Brinkworth, fl. 1985-1998; produced by Malcolm Brinkworth, fl. 1985-1998 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 1998), 30 mins
This documentary follows a team of British doctors during eight years of work as they have tried the impossible - to make Julie Hill, who was paralysed from the waist down following a car crash, walk again.
directed by Malcolm Brinkworth, fl. 1985-1998; produced by Malcolm Brinkworth, fl. 1985-1998 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 1998), 30 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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Horizon, Season 34, Episode 5, The Man Who Lost His Body
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directed by Chris Rawlence, fl. 1990; presented by David McNeill, fl. 1990, Jonathan Cole, fl. 1990 and Bal Athwal, fl. 1990; with Herbert Schaumburg, fl. 1990 and Richard Frackowiak, 1950-; produced by Emma Chrichton-Miller, fl. 2000, Rosetta Pictures, in Horizon, Season 34, Episode 5 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 1997), 51 mins
25 years ago, Ian Waterman caught a virus that destroyed half his nervous system. He was left like a rag doll, with no sense of touch below the neck, and no idea of where his limbs were unless he could see them. The doctors told him that he would never walk, feed himself, or dress himself again. Yet against all th...
directed by Chris Rawlence, fl. 1990; presented by David McNeill, fl. 1990, Jonathan Cole, fl. 1990 and Bal Athwal, fl. 1990; with Herbert Schaumburg, fl. 1990 and Richard Frackowiak, 1950-; produced by Emma Chrichton-Miller, fl. 2000, Rosetta Pictures, in Horizon, Season 34, Episode 5 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 1997), 51 mins
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Man Alive, David: Portrait of A Retarded Youth
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directed by Tom Kelly, fl. 1979; produced by Tom Kelly, fl. 1979, Canadian Broadcasting Corporation, in Man Alive (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 1979), 28 mins
Downsyndrome! Mongoloid! These chilling words have always meant the newborn baby was condemned to a life of severe limitations. But not always. David McFarlane was such a child. Now at sixteen he is a poised, athletic, articulate young man who has won an acting award for his role in a television drama about Down S...
directed by Tom Kelly, fl. 1979; produced by Tom Kelly, fl. 1979, Canadian Broadcasting Corporation, in Man Alive (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 1979), 28 mins
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Simon's Peace
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directed by Malcolm Brinkworth, fl. 1985-1998; produced by Malcolm Brinkworth, fl. 1985-1998 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 1985), 46 mins
This documentary updates the film Simon's War, first shown in 1983, about a serviceman who was badly burned during the Falklands War.
directed by Malcolm Brinkworth, fl. 1985-1998; produced by Malcolm Brinkworth, fl. 1985-1998 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 1985), 46 mins
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Riding with thisABILITIES
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directed by Matthew A. Handal, fl. 2017; produced by James Kwei, fl. 2017 and Matthew A. Handal, fl. 2017, handALm with CARE Prods. (United States: Privately Published, 2017), 56 mins
"Riding with thisABILITIES” is a story about disabled children empowered through therapeutic horse riding that was shot at the historic Claremont Riding Academy in NYC before it closed. In the film we learn what therapeutic horse riding is and how it benefits the children, especially Josue, an eleven year-old wi...
directed by Matthew A. Handal, fl. 2017; produced by James Kwei, fl. 2017 and Matthew A. Handal, fl. 2017, handALm with CARE Prods. (United States: Privately Published, 2017), 56 mins
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Breathless
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produced by Norman Stone, fl. 1998 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 1998), 30 mins
This programme investigates a controversial drug-free treatment for asthma called the Buteyko method, which is based on the idea that many of the symptoms of asthma are caused by `over-breathing' - hyperventilation. To test this approach, Russian therapist Sacha Stolmatski is challenged to transform the lives of t...
produced by Norman Stone, fl. 1998 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 1998), 30 mins
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Chef
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produced by John Groom, fl. 1995-1997 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 1995), 30 mins
Follows talented chef Michael Caines who lost his right arm in a car crash in August. He searches in America for the best false arm around.
produced by John Groom, fl. 1995-1997 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 1995), 30 mins
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The History of Massage Therapy in the United States
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produced by James Holzknecht, fl. 1994, Castalia Media (Austin, TX: Castalia Media, 2007), 34 mins
This film, produced by James Holzknecht, is about the history of massage therapy in the United States, featuring interviews with various massage therapy experts.
produced by James Holzknecht, fl. 1994, Castalia Media (Austin, TX: Castalia Media, 2007), 34 mins
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