Freedom House Director Introduces Film At Reel Abilities Film Fest NYC
Nicole Lesser, Program Director of Barrier Free Living’s Freedom House Emergency Shelter will be on hand to introduce the films, A Life with Aspergers (a short) and Stand Clear of the Closing Door (pictured above) at 5 p.m. on March 6 at The 6th Annual Reel Abilities Film Festival. The films are being shown at Hunter College Silberman School of Social Work.
ReelAbilities: NY Disabilities Film Festival 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, including this years A Whole Lott More. Hunter College’s Silberman School of Social Work is hosting several free screenings. Click here to learn more.
Initiated in NY in 2007, the festival presents award winning films by and about people with disabilities in multiple locations throughout each hosting city. Post-screening discussions and other engaging programs bring together the community to explore, discuss, embrace, and celebrate the diversity of our shared human experience.