Upcoming: Reel Abilities Film Festival

Pioneering Film Festival Opens in Greater Washington Area
ReelAbilities Disabilities Film Festival, February 7-14, 2013
ReelAbilities 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. The festival is coming to the DC and Northern Virginia area from February 7-14, 2013 and is sponsored by the Jewish Community Center of Northern Virginia (JCCNV). 
Nine films will be screened throughout the festival – features, documentaries, and shorts that present stories incorporating a variety of disabilities including autism, Down syndrome, cerebral palsy, deafness, and others.  Check out the schedule below:
Thursday, February 7
Mary & Max at Angelika Film Center – 7:45 pm
Saturday, February 9
Ocean Heaven at Angelika Film Center – 3:00 pm
Finding Nemo at DC Public Library – 11:00 am
Sunday, February 10
Anything You Can Do and Finding Nemo at Cinema Arts Theatre – 10:15 am
Me, Too at Angelika Film Center – 2:00 pm
Ocean Heaven at Floris United Methodist Church – 6:30 pm
Monday, February 11
Shooting Beauty at Cinema Arts Theatre – 7:30 pm
Tuesday, February 12
Silent Games at George Mason University – 7:00 pm
Mary & Max at Jewish Community Center of Greater Washington – 7:00 pm
War Eagle at Bethlehem Lutheran Church – 7:00 pm
Wednesday, February 13
Shooting Beauty at Northern Virginia Community College – Manassas Campus – 5:30 pm
Aphasia at Jewish Community Center of Northern Virginia – 5:30 pm
Thursday, February 14
Musical Chairs at Angelika Film Center – 7:30 pm
Visit the ReelAbilities DC website to learn more about the featured films and festival events.