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Dyslexia: A Beautiful Brain
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directed by Virginia Orzel, fl. 1998; produced by Virginia Orzel, fl. 1998 (Privately Published, 2017), 52 mins
Dyslexia: A Beautiful Brain is a documentary showing what it is like to have dyslexia, the struggles, the challenges and what it is actually doing inside the brain when a dyslexic tries to read, write, speak, or interpret what they hear. The film weaves in students perspectives from 7 years old to 18, as well as t...
directed by Virginia Orzel, fl. 1998; produced by Virginia Orzel, fl. 1998 (Privately Published, 2017), 52 mins
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The Seeker (Seeking Hope for the Physically Challenged)
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directed by Jess Thomas, fl. 2013; produced by Jess Thomas, fl. 2013, Standing Tall Productions (Derry, NH: Chip Taylor Communications, 2013), 49 mins
After Christopher Reeve was paralyzed in an equestrian accident, he lobbied the rest of his life for people with spinal cord injuries. Today his dream to find treatments and cures for paralysis lives on through the efforts of the Christopher Reeve Foundation, which he founded, as well as through the efforts of man...
directed by Jess Thomas, fl. 2013; produced by Jess Thomas, fl. 2013, Standing Tall Productions (Derry, NH: Chip Taylor Communications, 2013), 49 mins
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Tree (A Paraplegic's Heroic Story)
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produced by Harvey Edwards (Derry, NH: Chip Taylor Communications, 2010), 23 mins
Michael Augspurger, founder of One-Off Titanium, Inc., was inspired by Bob Hall, the first person to enter the Boston Marathon in a wheelchair, to invent the first all-terrain handcycle designed for wheelchair athletes. He then collaborated with award-winning filmmaker Harvey Edwards to tell this true and upliftin...
produced by Harvey Edwards (Derry, NH: Chip Taylor Communications, 2010), 23 mins
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The Eyes of Me
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directed by Keith Maitland, fl. 2000; produced by Patrick Floyd, fl. 1998 and Keith Maitland, fl. 2000, IllegalFilms and Independent Television Service (New York, NY: Indiepix Films, 2009), 1 hour 12 mins
THE EYES OF ME presents an extraordinary look at four blind teenagers. The parallel stories of two freshmen and two seniors unfold over the course of one dynamic year at the Texas School for the Blind in Austin. Distilled from over 250 hours of footage, this experiential documentary captures a textured portrait of...
directed by Keith Maitland, fl. 2000; produced by Patrick Floyd, fl. 1998 and Keith Maitland, fl. 2000, IllegalFilms and Independent Television Service (New York, NY: Indiepix Films, 2009), 1 hour 12 mins
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Make Me Normal: Autistic Teenagers Speak Out
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directed by Jonathan Smith; produced by Zac Beattie, Channel Four Television (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 2007), 50 mins
Roxanne appears to be a typical teenage girl who is into music and clothes but she is unable to make friends because her autism leads to inappropriate behavior. Moneer, a 12-year-old boy with Asperger’s Syndrome, is smart and outgoing but is prone to violent behavior. Roy is compulsive about the labels on his vi...
directed by Jonathan Smith; produced by Zac Beattie, Channel Four Television (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 2007), 50 mins
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I Dream, Too
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presented by Steve Aveson, fl. 1991; produced by Ed Reahl, fl. 2000, Prime Time Productions (New York, NY - Brooklyn: The Cinema Guild, 1991), 45 mins
Profiles the Benedictine School for Exceptional Children in Maryland which for over thirty years has accepted children from all over the world who have a variety of mental, emotional or physical disabilities, providing a program of functional academics and vocational training that has earned the school the reputat...
presented by Steve Aveson, fl. 1991; produced by Ed Reahl, fl. 2000, Prime Time Productions (New York, NY - Brooklyn: The Cinema Guild, 1991), 45 mins
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