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'Cinemabilty': The Portrayal of Disabilities in Film

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The film Cinemabilitytakes a look at the way characters with disabilities are portrayed in film and television.

The documentary features interviews with Hollywood stars like Ben Affleck and Jamie Foxx and takes a historic look at the evolution of disability in film.

90.7’s Matthew Peddie spoke with Director Jenni Gold about her project and the inspiration behind it.

The film screens Thursday, September 18 at the Cobb Plaza Cinema Cafe as a part of the Global Peace Film Festival.

 

Brendan covers space news for WMFE, everything from rocket launches to the latest scientific discoveries in our universe. He hosts WMFE's weekly radio show and podcast "Are We There Yet?" which explores human space exploration. Brendan is a native Floridian, born and raised in Broward County. He moved to Central Florida in 2005 to attend the University of Central Florida. He began working at WMFE as a college intern where he discovered his love for public radio.