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*COMING TO A SCREEN NEAR YOU* – ReelAbilities Film Festival: Northern Virginia

September 8, 2016 in Community News

 

 

*COMING TO A SCREEN NEAR YOU*
ReelAbilities Film Festival: Northern Virginia uncovers the lives, stories, and creative expressions of people with different abilities.
Powered by the JCCNV, ReelAbilities presents an exciting lineup of films, art, special events, and guest speakers across the region.
Join us,
Tickets and information:

 

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ReelAbilities Film Festival begins April 26! Buy Tickets Now!

April 22, 2015 in Community Events

Reelabilities

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

ReelAbilities – TICKETS NOW ON SALE ONLINE!

April 3, 2015 in Community Events

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TICKETS NOW ON SALE ONLINE! 

All other screenings are free admission. Please RSVP online to guarantee a seat! Online RSVP’s are being added daily.

PDF version of brochure available!

We are excited to announce our opening and closing event speakers, Frank Stephens and Film Director Geradine Wurzburg!  Please click here for the full list of speakers!

THANK YOU TO OUR SPONSORS*:

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— CANCELED —ReelAbilities: Greater DC Special Preview Screening!

February 10, 2015 in Community Events

Due to forecasted inclement weather for tomorrow evening, Feb. 21, we are regrettably canceling the below special preview screening of “White Balance” at Beth SholomCongregation in Potomac, MD.  We hope to reschedule this screening for another date soon!  Please stay tuned.

 

Reelabilities

PRESENTING A SPECIAL PREVIEW SCREENING IN HONOR OF: 

White Balance
Saturday, February 21, 7:45PM
Beth Sholom Congregation
11825 Seven Locks Road, Potomac, MD 20854

This screening is free and open to the public!
Screening will be followed by a guest speaker.

Please see attached flyer for more information!

The 4th Annual ReelAbilities: Greater DC Film Festival will take place April 26- May 3, 2015.
For more information please visit 
www.reelabilities.org/greaterdc

 DOWNLOAD – ReelAbilities JDAM preview flier

 

ReelAbilities: Greater DC Film Festival April 26 – May 3, 2015

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

ReelAbilities Website

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