film festival http://kut.org en Cinema Touching Disability Film Festival Offers Entertainment and Education http://kut.org/post/cinema-touching-disability-film-festival-offers-entertainment-and-education <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">The Cinema Touching Disability Film Festival will celebrate its </span>10th<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> anniversary this weekend. The festival specializes in "</span>disabilty<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> films," which festival coordinator William Greer defines as a film about, starring, or made by a person with a </span>disabilty<span style="line-height: 1.5;">.</span></p><p>This year, the festival will be headlined by two feature documentaries, "The Crash Reel" and "Getting Up: The Temp One Story." "The Crash Reel" focuses on aspiring&nbsp;Olympic snowboarder&nbsp;Kevin Pearce and his attempts to return to competitive snowboarding after suffering a traumatic brain injury. "Getting Up: The Temp One" Story documents grafiti artist Tempt-One as he learns a new way to practice his art after being paralyzed by the degenerative nerve disorder ALS.</p><p> Thu, 31 Oct 2013 18:33:47 +0000 Mike Lee 9070 at http://kut.org Cinema Touching Disability Film Festival Offers Entertainment and Education