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Eighth Annual Celebration of People with Disabilities in Films Film Festival: Disability is Diversity Day at Pace University
April 7, 2022 @ 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm EDT
A DAY OF CELEBRATION AT PACE UNIVERSITY
Pace University is once again celebrating diversity with its eighth Annual Celebration of People with Disabilities in Films Film Festival. This year, the festivities have expanded into Disability is Diversity Day.
As always, this event is free and open to all.
The festival offers the opportunity for guests to meet alumni, faculty, and students of Pace University, as well as distinguished advocates for people with disabilities, including advocates innovating in technology for those with disabilities.
RSVP: contact James Lawler at firstname.lastname@example.org or (609) 799-4837
ABOUT THE FILM FEST
The program includes inspirational short films featuring people with disabilities. The characters are depicted personally and professionally, living with pride in their abilities. There will be a keynote welcome and an interactive panel to discuss the films.
Most of the films in the program have been recognized at the international Sprout Film Festival, with whom Pace is partnered in 2022. The films are a mix of comedy, documentary, drama, narrative and poetry, and international screenings. The program will demonstrate the breadth of life experienced by people with disabilities.
The Eighth Annual Celebration of People with Disabilities in Films Film Festival: Disability is Diversity Day at Pace University will be an evening of festivities, fun, and learning with refreshments for all. The program will emphasize the rights of people with disabilities in a society which often marginalizes them.
The program is free for all.
To RSVP, contact Jim Lawler at email@example.com or (609) 799-4837.