Tag Archive | Disabilities

Bright Victory; Review by Robin Franson Pruter

Bright Victory; Review by Robin Franson Pruter

Forgotten drama about a returning soldier facing life as a newly blind man.

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The Disability in Film Blogathon Is Finally Here

The Disability in Film Blogathon Is Finally Here

Thank you to all the participants in this (my first) blogathon! I hope to do more of these in the months (and years?) to come. THE SUBMISSIONS (will be updated as they come in): Movie Movie Blog Blog: Freaks (1932) Meredy.com Classic Movies/TV/Celebrities: Susan Peters and The Sign of the Ram (1948) The Wonderful World of […]

Announcing the Disability in Film Blogathon!

Announcing the Disability in Film Blogathon!

In a world of glamour and physical beauty like Hollywood, disability is not a subject that appears often. Yet, those films that do feature disabled characters, like The Miracle Worker, My Left Foot, The Theory of Everything, and Children of a Lesser God, are often greeted with accolades and awards. Harold Russell won two Oscars (Best Supporting Actor and an […]