Special Feature…Movie Night

FREE!

Monday, September 19, 2016 at the PHILLIPS Programs,  7010 Braddock Road, Annandale, VA 22003
A selection of masterful short films presented by the Arc of Northern Virginia
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LAUREN POTTER IN GUEST ROOM FILM SHORT

GUEST ROOM

Joshua Tate | 2015 | USA | 14 Min | Narrative

A young woman with Down syndrome (Glee’s Lauren Potter) grapples with her identity after an unexpected turn of events. An official SXSW Film Festival selection.

 

JESSE

Adam Goldhammer | 2013 | Canada | 14 Min | Narrative

A young woman becomes the sole caregiver of her brother who has autism – an honest portrayal exposing the moments of beautiful connection as well as times of hopelessness.

 

I DON’T CARE

Caroline Giametta | 2014 | UK | 14 Min | Narrative

A deeply moving tale of an expecting mother and how she deals with the possibility of having a child with Down’s syndrome.

 

CHIMES FOR TYLER

Stephen Panaggio | 2014 | USA | 8 Min | Documentary

A boy with autism can distinguish wind chimes by sound.

 

Followed by a discussion led by Rikki Epstein and Lynn Ruiz of the Arc of Northern Virginia
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