[Nfbc-info] Superfest - 30 Tickets Still Available for Sunday

LightHouse for the Blind and Visually Impaired lhnews at lighthouse-sf.org
Fri Nov 13 22:56:56 UTC 2015

Don't miss your chance to experience this year's fabulous line-up at Superfest: International Disability Film Festival.
Tickets for Saturday's event are sold out but there are still a few tickets left for Sunday. 

Saturday November 14th, The Magnes Collection in Berkeley, Evening Program (5:00 p.m.) (SOLD OUT) 

Sunday November 15th, The Contemporary Jewish Museum in San Francisco
Two separate programs available:
Morning Program (starts 10:30 a.m.) 
Afternoon Program (starts 2:00 p.m.)

A few tickets still available - buy yours now by going to www.superfestfilm.com.

Sunday Morning Program
Start time: 10:30 a.m.

Predators of Transylvania
Disabled Filmmaker Award
Directed by Julia Kolenakova, Slovakia
Nothing is quite as it seems in this Slovakian folklore-inspired short.
7 minutes, animated short

Best of Festival - Short
By Ray Jacobs, United Kingdom
Just before closing time, a completely bald man walks into a barbershop. Reflections in the window have told him that it's time for a haircut.
11 minutes, short drama  

Do You Dream in Color?
Advocacy Award
Directed by Sarah Ivy and Abby Fuller, United States
Do You Dream in Color? is a poignant coming of age documentary capturing the inspired journeys of four teenagers who are blind.
71 minutes, feature documentary 

Sunday Afternoon Program
Start time: 2:00 p.m. 

Fixed: The Science/Fiction of Human Enhancement
Best of Festival - Feature
Directed by Regan Brashear, United States
>From botox to bionic limbs, the human body is more "upgradable" than ever. Fixed rethinks "disability" and "normalcy" by exploring technologies that promise to change our bodies and minds forever.
61 minutes, feature documentary

Regione Caecorum (In the Land of the Blind)
P.K. Walker Innovation in Craft Award
By Drew Goldsmith, Unites States
If a society is built with blind persons as the norm, it might be the person with sight who feels disabled.
3 minutes, stop-motion 

The Gift (of Impermanence)
Artistry Award
By Directed by Alex Ketley, United States
AXIS dance company's choreography allows an audience to explore what is beautiful about the diverse body.
11 minutes, dance performance 

Directed by Martin Edralin, Canada
A daring portrait of a disabled man yearning for intimacy in a world that would rather ignore him.
15 minutes, short drama (explicit)

Each screening will be followed by awards and a filmmaker Q&A

Please purchase tickets in advance at www.superfestfilm.com.

Presented by:
The Paul K. Longmore Institute on Disability at San Francisco State
LightHouse for the Blind and Visually Impaired

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