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written by Jose Alaniz, fl. 2003; in Death, Disability, and the Superhero: The Silver Age and Beyond (Jackson, MS: University Press of Mississippi, 2104), 1-15
The Thing. Daredevil. Captain Marvel. The Human Fly. Drawing on DC and Marvel comics from the 1950s to the 1990s and marshaling insights from three burgeoning fields of inquiry in the humanities--disability studies, death and dying studies, and comics studies--José Alaniz seeks to redefine the contemporary unders...
written by Jose Alaniz, fl. 2003; in Death, Disability, and the Superhero: The Silver Age and Beyond (Jackson, MS: University Press of Mississippi, 2104), 1-15
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Champions
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directed by Helgi Piccinin, fl. 2012; produced by Philippe Miquel, fl. 2016 (Paris, Ile-de-France: Windrose SAS, 2020), 1 hour 34 mins
Stéphane is autistic, Audrey is dyslexic. Both of them are middle-distance runners and both are qualified for the Special Olympics World Games. From preparation in Canada to the finals in Dubai, they take us through their sporting and emotional epic. Determined to become world champions, they demonstrate through...
directed by Helgi Piccinin, fl. 2012; produced by Philippe Miquel, fl. 2016 (Paris, Ile-de-France: Windrose SAS, 2020), 1 hour 34 mins
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The Greatest Bond
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directed by Lindy Lee, fl. 2010; produced by Matt Johnson, fl. 1999 and Robert Uncles, fl. 2006 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2020), 54 mins
An inspirational and heartwarming one-hour documentary, highlighting the journey of disabled veterans whose lives are transformed through the unconditional love of service dogs that have been expertly trained by female prison inmates.
directed by Lindy Lee, fl. 2010; produced by Matt Johnson, fl. 1999 and Robert Uncles, fl. 2006 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2020), 54 mins
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edited by Simon Jarrett, fl. 2012 and Jan Walmsley, fl. 1985; in Intellectual Disability In The Twentieth Century (Bristol, England: University of Bristol. Policy Press, 2019), 1-28
With contributions from distinguished authors in 14 countries across 5 continents, this book provides a unique transnational perspective on intellectual disability in the twentieth century. Each chapter outlines different policies and practices, and details real-life accounts from those living with intellectual di...
edited by Simon Jarrett, fl. 2012 and Jan Walmsley, fl. 1985; in Intellectual Disability In The Twentieth Century (Bristol, England: University of Bristol. Policy Press, 2019), 1-28
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Once Upon a Boy
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directed by Uri Levi, fl. 2019; produced by Uri Levi, fl. 2019, OYO Films (Film Platform, 2019), 1 hour 6 mins
Ron is intelligent, charming and full of life, but every day, his movements are increasingly limited by cerebral palsy. This, while he watches his twin run and play soccer with their brother. The film follows this remarkable family’s struggles as the parents do everything in their power to raise three children w...
directed by Uri Levi, fl. 2019; produced by Uri Levi, fl. 2019, OYO Films (Film Platform, 2019), 1 hour 6 mins
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One Day That Changed My Life, Season 2, Episode 1
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directed by Tom Dalzell, fl. 2009, Jimmy Dallas, fl. 2017 and Meyrick Cook, fl. 2009; produced by Tom Dalzell, fl. 2009, Jimmy Dallas, fl. 2017 and Meyrick Cook, fl. 2009, Flicker Productions, in One Day That Changed My Life (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2019), 47 mins
After developing multiple sclerosis, ex-railway worker Simon finds out if man's best friend can help restore his independence. Entrepreneurs Charlotte and Kim risk their business in a bid to launch their new product, and seven-year-old Alice, who suffers from a rare condition, finds out if she qualifies for a made...
directed by Tom Dalzell, fl. 2009, Jimmy Dallas, fl. 2017 and Meyrick Cook, fl. 2009; produced by Tom Dalzell, fl. 2009, Jimmy Dallas, fl. 2017 and Meyrick Cook, fl. 2009, Flicker Productions, in One Day That Changed My Life (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2019), 47 mins
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One Day That Changed My Life, Season 2, Episode 2
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directed by Tom Dalzell, fl. 2009, Jimmy Dallas, fl. 2017 and Meyrick Cook, fl. 2009; produced by Tom Dalzell, fl. 2009, Jimmy Dallas, fl. 2017 and Meyrick Cook, fl. 2009, Flicker Productions, in One Day That Changed My Life (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2019), 47 mins
Today's episode follows supermarket manager Calvin as he tries to overcome his soul-destroying stammer, 24-year-old Ayesha as she pursues her dreams of becoming a police officer, and mum-of-two Emma, who is out to win a prestigious design competition in one of the UK's most famous stores. All their efforts, hopes...
directed by Tom Dalzell, fl. 2009, Jimmy Dallas, fl. 2017 and Meyrick Cook, fl. 2009; produced by Tom Dalzell, fl. 2009, Jimmy Dallas, fl. 2017 and Meyrick Cook, fl. 2009, Flicker Productions, in One Day That Changed My Life (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2019), 47 mins
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One Day That Changed My Life, Season 2, Episode 6
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directed by Tom Dalzell, fl. 2009, Jimmy Dallas, fl. 2017 and Meyrick Cook, fl. 2009; produced by Tom Dalzell, fl. 2009, Jimmy Dallas, fl. 2017 and Meyrick Cook, fl. 2009, Flicker Productions, in One Day That Changed My Life (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2019), 47 mins
Former West End, Billy Elliot star Brodie is trying to secure a place at one of the UK's top ballet schools, Michelle is pitching for a donation to help transform an unloved hospital courtyard into a therapeutic green space, and Nelema, who was born profoundly deaf, takes her driving test in a bid to achieve her d...
directed by Tom Dalzell, fl. 2009, Jimmy Dallas, fl. 2017 and Meyrick Cook, fl. 2009; produced by Tom Dalzell, fl. 2009, Jimmy Dallas, fl. 2017 and Meyrick Cook, fl. 2009, Flicker Productions, in One Day That Changed My Life (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2019), 47 mins
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One Day That Changed My Life, Season 2, Episode 7
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directed by Tom Dalzell, fl. 2009, Jimmy Dallas, fl. 2017 and Meyrick Cook, fl. 2009; produced by Tom Dalzell, fl. 2009, Jimmy Dallas, fl. 2017 and Meyrick Cook, fl. 2009, Flicker Productions, in One Day That Changed My Life (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2019), 47 mins
This episode follows mum-of-four Rachel as she undergoes high-risk bowel surgery which could save her life, trainee pilot Robbie as he competes for a one of a kind aerobatics scholarship, and 19-year-old Talya, who is hoping to transform her dog Coby into a fully-fledged disability assistance dog. All their effort...
directed by Tom Dalzell, fl. 2009, Jimmy Dallas, fl. 2017 and Meyrick Cook, fl. 2009; produced by Tom Dalzell, fl. 2009, Jimmy Dallas, fl. 2017 and Meyrick Cook, fl. 2009, Flicker Productions, in One Day That Changed My Life (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2019), 47 mins
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One Day That Changed My Life, Season 2, Episode 8
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directed by Tom Dalzell, fl. 2009, Jimmy Dallas, fl. 2017 and Meyrick Cook, fl. 2009; produced by Tom Dalzell, fl. 2009, Jimmy Dallas, fl. 2017 and Meyrick Cook, fl. 2009, Flicker Productions, in One Day That Changed My Life (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2019), 48 mins
After suffering from a serious stroke, car enthusiast Peter is determined to get back in the driving seat. 19-year-old Antonia undergoes invasive surgery, but will she recover in time for her Team GB Paralympic trials? And local hero Colin faces his final hurdle in getting a community wind farm up and running, aft...
directed by Tom Dalzell, fl. 2009, Jimmy Dallas, fl. 2017 and Meyrick Cook, fl. 2009; produced by Tom Dalzell, fl. 2009, Jimmy Dallas, fl. 2017 and Meyrick Cook, fl. 2009, Flicker Productions, in One Day That Changed My Life (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2019), 48 mins
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