The Paul K. Longmore Institute on Disability Presents:
Superfest Showcase at San Francisco State University

 

WEDNESDAY
APRIL 17, 2019
5:00pm to 6:00 pm

Discussion with Filmmaker,
Reid Davenport
(Co-Director of On Beat)


1600 Holloway Ave.
San Francisco, CA 94132

SFSU LIBRARY Events Room 121

**FREE EVENT WITH RSVP**

 

RSVP

Please make all access requests, including ASL interpreting/live captioning by April 10th, 2019.

 

FILM LINEUP

 
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Stumped

Directed by Taylor Keating & Cedar Wright
United States, 2017, Documentary Short

Climber Maureen Beck is not here to be your inspiration. She was born missing her lower left arm, but that hasn’t stopped her from going hard. “I don’t want to just be a good one-armed climber,” says Maureen, “I want to be a good climber.”

 
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Just Go!

Directed by Pavel Gumennikov
Latvia, 2017, Short

Just Go! is inspired by the true story about a young man, name ‘Just” who at age 24 lost both of his legs in a childhood accident. In this love story/action film, viewers are reminded that looks can be deceiving.

 
The Cotton family, 3 daughters, mom and dad, sit on their couch and signs their name

ON BEAT

Directed by Cheng Zhang, Reid Davenport
United States, 2015, Documentary Short

This documentary short follows the lives of a deaf couple with hearing children and the unexpected outlet that brings their family closer together.