Saturday, August 6th, 8:00AM
FIXED will be screened as part of the APA’s Film Festival.
Session 3023; Convention Center, Level 3-Ballroom Level, Mile High Ballrooms 1A and 1B, Denver, CO
Sponsor: APA ad hoc Committee on Films and Other Media
(60 min.) Directed by Regan Brashear. This documentary won the Best Feature Award from the Picture This . . . .Film Festival in Calgary; the Harris Jury Prize at Reel Abilities; and Best of the Festival at Superfest International Disability Film Festival. It was also chosen as School Library Journal’s “Top 10 DVDs of the Year.” It reviews the pros and cons of human enhancement, with incisive commentary from experts interspersed with excerpts of performances from some of the world’s leading integrated dance companies. The film raises questions about our conceptions of living with disability, as well as about the use of human enhancement to gain an edge over competitors.