ReelAbilities Film Festival: That Which is Possible

  • When: March 11, 2016 1:00 pm - 3:30 pm
  • Where: NYU Medical Center, 550 1st Ave at 33rd St, Alumni Hall B
  • Summary: ReelAbilities Festival screening: That Which is Possible (83 min., 2015, Dir: Michael Gitlin). Moving portrait of a community of artists, musicians, and writers working at The Living Museum, an art-space at a state-run psychiatric facility in Queens.
  • Details:

    FRIDAY / MARCH 11 / 1–3:30PM
    NYU Medical Center, 550 1st Avenue at 33rd Street,
    Alumni Hall B

    Presented with ReelAbilities: NY Disabilities Film Festival, March 10-16, a showcase of award-winning films by and about people with disabilities. More information: www.reelabilities.org.

    THAT WHICH IS POSSIBLE (83 min., 2015, Dir: Michael Gitlin)

    A moving portrait of a community of artists, musicians, and writers working at The Living Museum, an art-space at a state-run psychiatric facility in Queens. Discussion: Director MICHAEL GITLIN, Museum artists ISSA IBRAHIM and STEPHEN NELON, and Art Therapist MARY BETH POPE.

    CO-SPONSORS: COUNCIL FOR THE STUDY OF DISABILITIES, PSYCHIATRY DEPARTMENT