ReelAbilities: Boston Disabilities Film Festival - Anita
February 5, 2014
Anita, a young woman with Down syndrome, gets separated from her mother after a bomb explodes at their Jewish Community Center in Buenos Aires. As she wanders the city searching for her mom–alone for the first time ever–she discovers an inner strength few could have expected.
Marcos Carnevale / Narrative / Argentina / Spanish w/English Subtitles / 104 min
Pre-screening reception 6:30-7:30, in honor of Jewish Disability Awareness Month. HOsted by the CJP Committee on Services for People with Disabilities and the Special Needs Professionals Committee.
Panel discussion to follow.