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ReelAbilities Film Festival: Specturm: A Story of the Mind & Adam’s Bar Mitzvah

Al Green Theatre in the Miles Nadal JCC
Spectrum: A Story of the Mind
DIR. JILL JONES + BRENT YONTZ | 24 MIN | USA | DOCUMENTARY | TORONTO PREMIERE
An inventive animated and live action documentary that explores the inner sensory experiences of Autism, featuring Temple Grandin and Judy Endow.
ACCESS FEATURES: Audio Description

ReelAbilities Film Festival: Hold Music & Looking at the Stars

In the Al Green Theatre (in the Miles Nadal JCC)
DIR. MICHAEL MCNEELY | 10 MIN | CANADA | SHORT | WORLD PREMIERE
In this 10-minute semi-silent experimental short, a young, gay, deaf-blind man faces a number of challenges when purchasing tickets for a musical for himself and his loved ones. Q & A with Director Michael McNeely and Cast.
ACCESS FEATURES: Audio Description, ASL Interpretation for Q&A

ReelAbilities Film Festival: Swim Team

In the Al Green Theatre (in the Miles Nadal JCC)

DIR. LARA STOLMAN | 100 MIN | USA | DOCUMENTARY | TORONTO PREMIERE
Swim Team chronicles the extraordinary rise of the Jersey Hammerheads, capturing a moving quest for inclusion and independence. From the opening day of the swim season to the opening ceremony of the national Special Olympics, this multifaceted doc explores the struggles and triumphs of three young athletes with Autism. Meet Director Lara Stolman after the film for Q & A.
ACCESS FEATURES: Audio Description, ASL Interpretation for Q&A

ReelAbilities Film Festival: Sanctuary

In the Al Green Theatre (in the Miles Nadal JCC)
DIR. LEN COLLIN | 85 MIN | IRELAND | NARRATIVE | CANADIAN PREMIERE
In this dramatic comedy, Larry and Sophie are trying to find intimacy in a world doing everything to keep them apart. Their night together takes unexpected twists and turns when they bribe their caregiver into booking them a hotel room.
Panel presented by Community Living Toronto.
ACCESS FEATURES: Audio Description, ASL Interpretation for panel discussion

The Animal Kingdom: WINGED MIGRATION

In our new series The Animal Kingdom, we invite the whole family to be inspired by the wonders of nature. Join us to marvel at some of the greatest images of wildlife ever committed to film followed by fascinating conversations with animal experts and enthusiasts. We are kicking off the series with Oscar nominee Winged Migration, a film that allows the viewer an opportunity to soar with migratory birds through an assortment of beautiful countries and locales over various seasons and climates.

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