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  • On May 16, join us for a ReelAbilities Film F...
  • May 10, 2016

    On May 16, join us for a ReelAbilities Film Festival screening at Holland Bloorview and experience the largest film festival in North America dedicated to telling the stories of people with disabilities and Deaf people.

    Experience the largest film festival in North America dedicated to promoting awareness and appreciation of the lives, stories and art of people with disabilities and Deaf people. The Toronto festival is presented by the Miles Nadal JCC.

    Monday, May 16, 2016 at 6 p.m.
    Holland Bloorview Kids Rehabilitation Hospital’s conference centre, 150 Kilgour Road
    Tickets are free for the screening at Holland Bloorview! Reserve early!

    Three films will be screened:

    ENDLESS ABILITIES by Harvey Burrell and Tripp Clemens
    (RATED PG: Parental guidance suggested. Some material and language may not be suitable for children.)
    In this feature film, four best friends drive across the country in search of adaptive sports for individuals with physical disabilities. From rehabilitation patients to Paralympic athletes, this documentary captures the reality of broken boundaries and common goals among all who are active.

    HEAR THIS! by Soulaima El Khaldi
    In this short film, 10-year-old Tristan wants his dad to become the trainer of his soccer team. When the club won’t allow it because his father is Deaf, Tristan decides to prove them wrong.

    ANYTHING YOU CAN DO by Emma Buckley
    In this short film, two boys face off. But when the stakes are at their highest, will victory be sweet?

    Ticket information:
    Free tickets can be reserved in person at TIFF Bell Lightbox (350 King St. W.), daily from 10 a.m.- 10 p.m., over the phone at 416-599-8433, 10 a.m.- 7p.m., and online at the box office.

    Learn more at: toronto.reelabilities.org