FREE Screening and Discussion of the Film
"WHEN I WALK"
- Official Selection of the 2013 Sundance Film Festival
- Best Canadian Feature, HotDocs 2013
Filmmaker, Producer, Director
MFA, Media Arts, Emily Carr University
Tuesday, NOVEMBER 4
9:30AM to NOON (Registration begins: 8:30 AM)
“The Reel” Cinema
(lower level Howard Gittis Student Center South)
1755 N 13th Street, Philadelphia, PA 19122
The Mini Course Lecture Series on Disabilities
is presented by the Institute on Disabilities at Temple University
Mr. DaSilva will present his film “When I Walk”, a poignant autobiographical journey of the prolific young filmmaker after his diagnosis of Multiple Sclerosis.
He has directed four short films: “Olivia’s Puzzle”, premiered at the 2003 Sundance Festival and qualified for an Academy Award; “A Song for Daniel”; “Twins of Mankala”; and “First Steps”; and two feature-length documentary films: “Lest We Forget” and “When I Walk”. Three of his films have broadcast nationally on PBS, HBO, and CBC. He also produced “Shocking and Awful”, a film installation on the anti-Iraq war movement, exhibited at the 2006 Whitney Biennial.
- Registration is recommended.
- Requests for accommodations must be submitted by October 20
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