People With Disabilities, On Screen And Sans Clichés

March 16, 2015

Source:, 3/14/15, By NPR Staff

Isaac Zablocki sees a lot of movies. As director of film programs at the JCC Manhattan, Zablocki is sent film after film for screening consideration. Eight years ago, he started noticing something…

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As Seen on NBC New York: 7th Annual ReelAbilities: NY Disabilities Film Festival

March 4, 2015

Source:, 3/10/15, By Roseanne Colletti

Isaac Zablocki, artistic director at the ReelAbilities Film Festival, sits down with Roseanne Colletti to talk about the seventh annual ReelAbilities: NY Disabilities Film Festival taking place March 12-18.

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Dave Parker and the Cincinnati Reds Host ReelAbilities Event

March 3, 2015

Dave Parker: Cincinnati Reds great gives another lesson in how to deal with adversity

Source: WCPO Channel 9, 3/3/15, By Greg Noble

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Cincinnati ‘ReelAbilities’ film festival to celebrate diversity

February 28, 2015

Source: WLWT Channel 5, 2/27/15, By Erik Zarnitz

CINCINNATI —Over the next week, Cincinnati will be transformed into a film screening mecca with viewings from the Great American Ball Park, to the Cincinnati Art Museum and the Contemporary Arts Center.

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Abilities, not disabilities, in the spotlight

February 19, 2015

Source: The Boston Globe, 2/12/15, By Loren King

With Oscar nominees “The Theory of Everything,” “Still Alice,” and “Two Days, One Night” putting the spotlight on leading characters with physical and mental challenges, a festival dedicated to films by and about people living with disabilities seems timely.

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