ReelAbilities Film Festival: Cleveland's Kickoff with Street Art
Sat Sep 24 2022 at 01:00 pm to 02:30 pm
Museum of Contemporary Art Cleveland moCa | Cleveland, OH
AdvertisementWith a long career promoting street art, music and film as well as pioneering online marketing through social media, Marc Schiller was well regarded as a communications expert. But in 2015, he suffered a stroke on both sides of his brain, leaving him with a language impairment known as aphasia and with some cognitive deficits. From day one in the intensive care unit, his family and then Marc himself, have been documenting his arduous recovery. No Bone: Scars of Survival is the culmination of Marc’s own chronicles of his battle towards recovery, as well as interviews with close friends, family, and colleagues. Despite Marc’s limited language abilities, he’s been able to work with an editor for the past year by giving directions via an application on a tablet. This documentary is a self-portrait of a man whose words have forsaken him, forcing him to adapt his life and find new ways of communicating.
Tickets: Free; just show up!
Post Film Discussion/Activity: TBD
Parking: Come early to secure parking. There is metered street parking on Euclid Avenue, in front of the museum. Street parking is free on weekends. There are also multiple metered lots and parking garages including the following:
Triangle Lot and Garage: This is a surface lot located off Mayfield, next to the Triangle Apartment Building. The first two floors of the Triangle Parking Garage are available for visitors to moCa.
Courtyard Marriott Lot: This is a surface lot located off Mayfield, directly across from moCa’s loading dock.
Lot 22B: Entrance off Mayfield. Located behind the University East building and row of restaurants.
Accessibility: For questions regarding accessibility, please contact [email protected] 2 weeks prior to the event. Accommodations requested with less than 2 weeks cannot be guaranteed, but we will try our hardest!
For more information: https://reelabilities.org/cleveland/event/1669/
ReelAbilities Film Festival is the largest festival in the US dedicated to promoting awareness and appreciation of the lives, stories and artistic expressions of people with different disabilities. Initiated in NY in 2007, the festival presents award-winning films by and about people with disabilities in multiple locations throughout each hosting city. Post-screening discussions and other engaging programs bring together the community to explore, discuss, embrace, and celebrate the diversity of our shared human experience.
Where is it happening?Museum of Contemporary Art Cleveland moCa, 11400 Euclid Ave,Cleveland,OH,United States, Cleveland, United States
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