Cinema Touching Disability Film Festival

the 18th Annual Cinema Touching Disability Film Festival OCT 15-16, 2021. Lost Reel Short Film Showcase AUG 16-SEPT 15, 2021.

18th Annual Cinema Touching Disability Film Festival

Oct. 15 & 16
Virtual

Friday Oct. 15

Winners of the 2021 Short Film Competition, non-documentary division

Feature Film: THE REASON I JUMP

Panel Discussion: Creative Talents of People with Autism. Members of the ground-breaking Austin-based TILT Performance Group, all people with disabilities, will talk about their own creative processes and reasons for making inclusive theater.

Saturday Oct. 16

Winners of the 2021 Short Film Competition, documentary division

Feature Film: NOT GOING QUIETLY

Closing Comments by Ady Barkan (video)

Panel discussion: My Path to Self-Advocacy. CTD's Dennis Borel interviews Renee Lopez and Danny Saenz, long time advocates with ADAPT of Texas, among other organizations, about their introduction to self-advocacy and the decades of activism that followed.

 

Looking for The Lost Reel? It ended Sept. 15, but you can still see what films we screened, plus check out filmmaker Q&As.

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