ReelAbilities: NJ Disability Film Festival
By Post Thursday, February 21, 2013, 07:56 PM EST
Features films by and about people with disabilities
WHAT: Montclair State University will host the preview of ReelAbilities: New Jersey Disabilities Film Festival on Thursday, March 7 at 7:00pm. Following successful debuts in cities throughout the country, ReelAbilities will run from March 13 to 17 in a variety of venues across New Jersey.
The festival preview at Montclair State will show two films, The Importance Of Tying Your Own Shoes by Lena Koppel and Jazz Hand by Michelle Vargas, followed by a discussion panel.
ReelAbilities, which began in New York in 2007, is dedicated to bringing communities together to explore, discuss, embrace and celebrate the diversity of the shared human experience. For more information visit ReelAbilities.org.
Free for students, $10 suggested donation for other guests
WHEN: Thursday, March 7, 2013 7:00 pm
WHO: Dr. Priya Lalvani , Assistant Professor of Early Childhood, Elementary Education and Literacy Education at Montclair State, and Dr. Elaine Gerber, Assistant Professor of Anthropology at Montclair State, will facilitate discussion following the film screenings.
WHERE: Montclair State University, 1 Normal Ave, Montclair, NJ
University Hall Room 1070
About Montclair State University
Montclair State University offers a comprehensive array of undergraduate and graduate programs to a highly diverse population of 18,500 students in an expansive university setting that combines an intensive focus on student learning and academic success. For more information, visit montclair.edu.