Friday, October 9, 2009

PBS to Air Film on Disability Advocates

via NJCIM list serv:

Those interested in disability issues won't want to miss the premiere broadcast of BODY & SOUL: DIANA & KATHY October 9, 8 p.m. BODY & SOUL: DIANA & KATHY by Academy Award nominee Alice Elliott chronicles the lives and efforts of two extraordinary women as they make significant strides for people with disabilities. Diana Braun, who has Down syndrome, and the late Kathy Conour, who has cerebral palsy, met three decades ago and vowed to fight to live independent lives. The film chronicles a journey from their home in Springfield, IL to Washington, D.C to advocate for all people with disabilities. A complete listing of broadcast dates is available here: http://welcomechange.org/screenings/broadcast

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