ReelAbilities Film Festival

DATE AND TIME

Apr 29, 2021 | 10:00 am -

May 5, 2021 | 8:00 pm

ReelAbilities Film Festival showcases award-winning international films presenting the stories and artistic expression of people with disabilities. It is the largest film festival in the world dedicated to promoting awareness and appreciation of the lives, stories, and artistic expressions of people with different abilities. ReelAbilities brings communities together to explore, discuss, embrace, and celebrate the diversity of our shared human experience.

The 2021 ReelAbilities New York Film Festival will be held virtually April 29-May 5! Commonpoint Queens is proud to partner with the Marlene Meyerson JCC Manhattan to bring access to these films and live Zoom Q+A to you. When purchasing tickets to these films, please use the code COMRFF21 to receive a $2 discount and support Commonpoint Queens!

Click here for descriptions of each film and to purchase tickets. For more information, please email [email protected].

 

Film Schedule:

Feature Films (Use discount code COMRFF21)

AHEAD OF THE CURVE (Q+A: Fri, Apr 30, 6PM)

AUGMENTED (Q+A: Tue, May 4, 1PM)

BEST SUMMER EVER  – or purchase tickets to the screening at the Queens Drive-in at the New York Hall of Science April 29

CRUTCH (Q+A: Sat, May 1, 8PM)

IN A DIFFERENT KEY (Q+A: Tue, May 4, 7PM)

MARICARMEN (Q+A: Sun, May 2, 6PM)

NOT GOING QUIETLY (Q+A: Closing Night, Wed, May 5, 7PM)

THE SPECIAL  (Q+A: Sun, May 2, 6PM)

THE WORLD IS BRIGHT (Q+A: Tue, May 4, 5PM)

 

Short Films (Free with RSVP)

Program 1
Single, Verisimilitude, Wiggle Room, How Much Am I Worth?
Tickets: https://watch.eventive.org/reelabilities/play/604a5f6b67f7230029310f06/604a5f7488c0c2003085d9ba
Q+A: Sat, May 1, 2PM

Program 2
David, Dead End Drive, Deafinition, Second Time, I’m So Far
Tickets: https://watch.eventive.org/reelabilities/play/6058d7977fa0a400772d1fcc/6058d7bd1b786000538e4706
Q+A: Sat, May 1, 4PM

Program 3
Charon, Coexist, My Layers, The Secret Life of Tom Lightfoot, Strange, Hal and Minter
Tickets: https://watch.eventive.org/reelabilities/play/6058e8a5139915009a98b179/6058e8e0c56de8008be57691
Q+A: Sat, May 1, 6PM

Program 4
Full Picture, Neurim, Between a Rock and a Hard Place, Daddy’s Girl
Tickets: https://watch.eventive.org/reelabilities/play/6058e9361b786000538e5787/6058e94143c76200cbc403ea
Q+A: Sun, May 2, 2PM