Time: November 2, 2014 from 1:30pm to 3:15pm
Location: Mandel JCC Palm Beach Gardens
Street: 5221 Hood Road
City/Town: Palm Beach Gardens
Website or Map: http://palmbeachjewishfilm.or…
Event Type: film
Organized By: Carol Reinoso
Latest Activity: Sep 26, 2014
REEL ABILITIES PALM BEACH
Disabilities Film Festival promotes awareness and appreciation of the lives, stories and artistic expressions of people with different disabilities.
DEFINING BEAUTY: MS. WHEELCHAIR AMERICA
Director: Alexis Ostrander, Documentary, 78 minutes, USA
This film focuses on the vibrant lives of five women with disabilities on their journey to the Ms. Wheelchair America 2010 pageant, where the concept of beauty is defined through the lens of advocacy & perseverance. This intimate portrait of these contestants leaves you cheering for all of them and captures the true essence of beauty in each of the women. Open Captions
$10.00 per person; Film Society Members, Cinema Silver Circle & Partners: complimentary
Tickets available at reelabilities.org, pbjff.org and 1-877-318-0071
ReelAbilities strives for inclusion of all people.
Individuals needing accommodations to participate, should contact Reel Abilities Palm Beach at 561-736-7527 at least no later than two weeks before the film.
ASL interpretation, CART, and Audio Description are available upon advance request.
All films are captioned or subtitled and all venues are wheelchair accessible.