The Disability Art and Culture Project presents the Portland ReelAbilities Disability Film Festival: Portland’s second biennial Disability Film Festival April 20 – August 4, 2018

April 25, 2018
6pm-8pm
PCC Cascade Campus
Terrell Hall 208
705 N Killingsworth St, Portland, OR 97217
This event is free and open to the public.

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Our next Dis/Representation: Evolving Disability Conversations event will feature a film and discussion surrounding a Portland ReelAbilities film:

“Jonah Stands Up” – New Orleans artist, activist, and comedian Jonah Bascle, was born with muscular dystrophy, faces his mortality. With a combination of humor, art, and grand gestures, he tries to communicate his life situation while challenging the stereotypes associated with him.

 


 

Remote participation is available for this event.  Click here for instructions to join via your computer and/or phone.

Accommodations available upon request:
– ASL Interpreters
– Audio Description
– Real-Time Captioning (CART)
– Alternate Formats

Please contact us at disabilityartculture@gmail.com one week in advance to ensure accommodations. Thank you.

 

Parking & Transportation:

  • PCC Cascade is served by Trimet Line 72
  • Download a map of PCC Cascade including accessibility information for buildings and parking.
  • Please note that PCC visitors parking a vehicle are required to purchase and display a permit. Parking costs $2 for two hours. When attending PCC events, please refrain from parking on neighborhood streets


Thank you to Portland Community College Disability Services for their ongoing support!

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More about the Portland ReelAbilities Disability Film Festival:

The Portland ReelAbilities Film Festival is a partnership between DACP and national film festival ReelAbilities. ReelAbilities is dedicated to sharing the stories, lives and art of people with disabilities. It consists of award-winning films of the highest cinematic and artistic quality and is hosted in cities across the country. We are excited to bring these films back to Portland!

Unlike other film festivals, all our films are captioned, and we provide audio description and ASL interpreters at film showings.

 

For more information contact us at pdx.reelabilities@gmail.com.

 

The Portland Reelabilities Disability Film Festival is made possible by our partners:

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Thank you to our sponsors:

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