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National Film Board Of Canada NFB523170

A short, live-action film about a ski school for pupils with physical disabilities. These ski...

A Place in the World

A Place in the World

National Film Board Of Canada NFB527997

Martin Langlois is 22 and autistic. His devoted parents cannot care for him much longer, so they...

Acting Blind

Acting Blind

National Film Board Of Canada NFB535241

The members of the cast gather several nights a week. They are in heavy rehearsals for an upcoming...

Acting Blind

Acting Blind

National Film Board Of Canada NFB535727

The members of the cast gather several nights a week. They are in heavy rehearsals for an upcoming...

Albedo

Albedo

National Film Board Of Canada NFB522609

Based on the journals and photographs of the late David Marvin of Montréal, Albedo chronicles the...

Ariel

Ariel

National Film Board Of Canada NFB564475

When Ariel was just 33, his legs were shredded by an industrial dough mixer in Mendoza, Argentina...

At the Beach

At the Beach

National Film Board Of Canada NFB566720

Their bodies will forever bear the marks of their suffering. But thanks to an outing organized by...

Bearing Witness: Luke Melchior

Bearing Witness: Luke Melchior

National Film Board Of Canada NFB524329

Luke Melchior jokes that at least he doesn't have to watch his cholesterol intake. Already, at 26,...

Between the Laughter

Between the Laughter

National Film Board Of Canada NFB537991

Stephen O’Keefe takes to the stage at the comedy club, and soon the audience is pealing with...

Between the Laughter (Educational Version)

Between the Laughter (Educational Version)

National Film Board Of Canada NFB537996

Stephen O’Keefe takes to the stage at the comedy club, and soon the audience is pealing with...

Blindness

Blindness

National Film Board Of Canada NFB520706

The story of a man who lost his sight during the best years of his life. Filmed with the help of...

Bridging

Bridging

National Film Board Of Canada NFB521713

Bridging includes three messages. The first is concerned with improving the access of disabled...

Canada Vignettes: Erik Davidson - Mechanic

Canada Vignettes: Erik Davidson - Mechanic

National Film Board Of Canada NFB521516

A man who rebuilds and restores antique cars recounts how he was blinded in the Halifax harbour...

Canada Vignettes: Physiotherapist

Canada Vignettes: Physiotherapist

National Film Board Of Canada NFB524077

How a young woman physiotherapist spends much time, and a great deal of patience and care, helping...

Canadian Screen Magazine No. 4

Canadian Screen Magazine No. 4

National Film Board Of Canada NFB523686

Big Liz Brings Home 12 000 Happy Canadians: Canadian soldiers return home from Europe on the S.S...

Citizen Sam

Citizen Sam

National Film Board Of Canada NFB541024

It?s bedtime, and Sam Sullivan parks his wheelchair just so. He leans gently forward, then falls...

Citizen Sam

Citizen Sam

National Film Board Of Canada NFB540326

It?s bedtime, and Sam Sullivan parks his wheelchair just so. He leans gently forward, then falls...

Danny and Nicky

Danny and Nicky

National Film Board Of Canada NFB522794

A comparison of the care of two boys with Down syndrome, the one living at home with brothers and...

David with F.A.S.

David with F.A.S.

National Film Board Of Canada NFB526692

David Vandenbrink seems like a healthy 21-year-old, bright and articulate young man. There is...

Depressive States: Part 1

Depressive States: Part 1

National Film Board Of Canada NFB524464

A farmer who has suffered three nervous breakdowns is interviewed in the morning and again in the...

Depressive States: Part 2

Depressive States: Part 2

National Film Board Of Canada NFB520625

Two women patients are interviewed. The first one, a happy, active housewife, was suddenly struck...

Discussions in Bioethics: If You Want a Girl Like Me

Discussions in Bioethics: If You Want a Girl Like Me

National Film Board Of Canada NFB526226

One of a series of short, open-ended dramas designed to stimulate discussion of values and ethics...

Discussions in Bioethics: Who Should Decide?

Discussions in Bioethics: Who Should Decide?

National Film Board Of Canada NFB522461

One of a series of short, open-ended dramas designed to stimulate discussion of values and ethics...

Everyone's Business

Everyone's Business

National Film Board Of Canada NFB521213

The Churchill Park Greenhouse Cooperative in Moose Jaw, Saskatchewan, is a small produce business,...

Eye Witness No. 17

Eye Witness No. 17

National Film Board Of Canada NFB525299

Modern Magic with Liquid Air: A physics lecture becomes a three-ring circus when professor John...

Eye Witness No. 22

Eye Witness No. 22

National Film Board Of Canada NFB524150

Alberta's Blood Indians: On their reserve near Cardston, Alberta, the Blood Indians take action...

Eye Witness No. 25

Eye Witness No. 25

National Film Board Of Canada NFB520015

New Methods Feed the North: To defeat their ancient enemy, hunger, Inuit and Indians of Canada's...

Eye Witness No. 64

Eye Witness No. 64

National Film Board Of Canada NFB525811

A New Life for the Handicapped: The largest rehabilitation centre of its kind in Canada, Toronto's...

F.A.S.: When the Children Grow Up

F.A.S.: When the Children Grow Up

National Film Board Of Canada NFB534225

When a pregnant woman drinks alcohol, she can do irreparable harm to her baby. This program...

First Steps

First Steps

National Film Board Of Canada NFB521846

Mental retardation is a condition that affects one out of every hundred children in Canada. The...

Hommage à Monsieur Bell, For You, Mr. Bell

Hommage à Monsieur Bell, For You, Mr. Bell

National Film Board Of Canada NFB524112

This film profile of Alexander Graham Bell, inventor of the telephone and pioneer in many other...

Hommage à Monsieur Bell, For You, Mr. Bell

Hommage à Monsieur Bell, For You, Mr. Bell

National Film Board Of Canada NFB524112

This film profile of Alexander Graham Bell, inventor of the telephone and pioneer in many other...

In This Dark World

In This Dark World

National Film Board Of Canada NFB521636

This film introduces a remarkable blind woman, Louise Cowan, who, as supervisor of home teaching...

Je trouverai un moyen, I'll Find a Way

Je trouverai un moyen, I'll Find a Way

National Film Board Of Canada NFB524445

When nine-year-old Nadia is allowed to attend a regular school, she knows the kids will tease her...

Je trouverai un moyen, I'll Find a Way

Je trouverai un moyen, I'll Find a Way

National Film Board Of Canada NFB524445

When nine-year-old Nadia is allowed to attend a regular school, she knows the kids will tease her...

John and Michael

John and Michael

National Film Board Of Canada NFB531768

A gentle tale of love told in halting words. A film about healing after profound loss. John and...

Just One of the Boys

Just One of the Boys

National Film Board Of Canada NFB525822

This film is a profile of Eric Davidson, blinded at age two in the 1917 Halifax harbour explosion...

Mental Patients' Association

Mental Patients' Association

National Film Board Of Canada NFB524224

One of eight Canadians will at some time in their lives be admitted to a mental institution. This...

Mothers of Courage

Mothers of Courage

National Film Board Of Canada NFB522646

It's ten-year-old Bethany's school concert, and her parents are watching anxiously. Bethany may...

Mr. Symbol Man

Mr. Symbol Man

National Film Board Of Canada NFB526446

'Blissymbols' are giving children without speech a joyous new means of communication. This film...

My Friends Call Me Tony

My Friends Call Me Tony

National Film Board Of Canada NFB525544

The film is about a ten-year-old boy who can distinguish only light from shadow. Despite this...

New Faces Come Back

New Faces Come Back

National Film Board Of Canada NFB522826

New Faces Come Back shows the part that plastic surgery played in giving disfigured servicemen a...

Nicholas

Nicholas

National Film Board Of Canada NFB525952

Nicholas recounts the story of how the parents of a severely disabled child in a fishing village in...

OCD: The War Inside

OCD: The War Inside

National Film Board Of Canada NFB525559

They seem like ordinary people. They have no physical disabilities and appear as functional as the...

One Step at a Time

One Step at a Time

National Film Board Of Canada NFB521270

A film to show advances made in the designing and fitting of artificial limbs. Filmed at the...

Out of Silence

Out of Silence

National Film Board Of Canada NFB525064

A film showing how the Montréal Oral School for the Deaf employs teaching methods that draw...

See No Evil ...

See No Evil ...

National Film Board Of Canada NFB520889

This docudrama recreates the dramatic events surrounding the 1979 blinding of worker Terry Ryan in...

SHAMELESS: The ART of Disability

SHAMELESS: The ART of Disability

National Film Board Of Canada NFB538524

Art, activism and disability are the starting point for what unfolds as a funny and intimate...

Shattered Dreams

Shattered Dreams

National Film Board Of Canada NFB524620

Shattered Dreams is a powerful and emotional exploration of the experiences of a family forced to...

The Dogwalker

The Dogwalker

National Film Board Of Canada NFB542909

A happy gang of dogs heads into the woods. Leading the pack is Michael Borowski - amateur...

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