ReelAbilities Film Festival at DC Public Library
Published on Thursday, January 30, 2014 - 9:08am
DC Public Library will be participating in the ReelAbilities Disabilities Film Festival again this year.
ReelAbilities 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. 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.
The film festival will run Feb. 6-13. DC Public Library will screen films and host speakers at the following locations, dates and time:
- Sunday, Feb. 9, 2 p.m. — Watha T. Daniel/Shaw Neighborhood Library
- Sunday, Feb. 9, 2 p.m. — Cleveland Park Neighborhood Library
- Monday, Feb. 10, 6 p.m. — Martin Luther King, Jr. Memorial Library, Great Hall
- Tuesday, Feb. 11, 7 p.m. — Parklands-Turner Neighborhood Library
- Tuesday, Feb. 11, 7 p.m. — Dorothy I. Height/Benning Neighborhood Library
For more information about this program, please contact Rachel Meit at 202-727-2142.