April 22, 2015 in Community Events
Engage, empower and champion the lives, stories and artistic expressions
of people with different abilities.
Northern Virginia | District of Columbia | Maryland
April 26 – May 3, 2015
The ReelAbilities Film Festival is part of the largest film festival in the country dedicated to promoting awareness and appreciation of people with different abilities. Serving the Greater DC region, our 4th annual festival will entertain, provoke, challenge and reshape our conceptions and/or prejudices about disability, irrespective of race, religion or geography. Post-screening discussions and special programs will bring the community together to explore, embrace and advocate for our friends, neighbors, co-workers and families.
Please join us for this spectacular festival, held in only 14 cities in the US!
Learn More – http://greaterdc.reelabilities.org
November 6, 2014 in Advocacy & Access, Community Events
Date: April 26 – May 3, 2015
Location: Various screening locations throughout the Washington, DC Metropolitan area
Greater DC Information
Founded in 2007, ReelAbilities is the largest festival in the country dedicated to promoting awareness and appreciation of the lives, stories and artistic expressions of people with different disabilities. The unique film festival presents award-winning films of the highest cinematic and artistic quality. Screening are accompanied by relevant programs and engaging speakers to help the community explore and celebrate the diversity of our shared human experience. The ReelAbilities Film Festival is hosted in 14 major cities throughout the United States including New York, Los Angeles, Chicago, Boston and Washington, DC. The upcoming festival will be Greater DC’s fourth year as host and will showcase the vast array of unique and creative films produced by local and national talent.
ReelAbilities strives for inclusion of all people. Individuals needing accommodations to participate should contact the presenting organization in their city in advance of the event.
ASL interpretation, CART, Audio Description, and information in Braille are available upon advance request.
All films are captioned or subtitled (unless otherwise noted) and all venues are wheelchair accessible.
Greater DC Information