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Tocando la Luz (Touch the Light)

by Jennifer Redfearn

Tocando la Luz weaves three stories – all set in the blind community of Havana, Cuba – into a tale of personal independence.

Today's Man

by Lizzie Gottlieb

Nicky Gottlieb was a child of extraordinary talents and odd behavior. At age 21, he was diagnosed with Asperger Syndrome, a high functioning form of autism. Today’s Man follows Nicky over the course of six years as he struggles to leave the safety of his family’s home and find his own place in the world.

Independent Lens


by Laurel Chiten

Twisted reveals the agonies and challenges of dystonia, a neurological disorder that forces muscles into abnormal — often painful — movements or postures.

Independent Lens

When Billy Broke His Head ... And Other Tales of Wonder

by Billy Golfus and David E. Simpson

A no-apologies look at the true and unfiltered experiences of Americans with disabilities.

When I Walk

by Jason DaSilva and AXS Lab Inc.

When 25-year-old filmmaker Jason DaSilva was diagnosed with multiple sclerosis, he didn't wallow in gloom. He picked up a camera and set out to inspire people.



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