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VCDR Alert – INTELLIGENT LIVES, a documentary by award-winning filmmaker Dan Habib

Posted on the 12 March, 2019 at 8:46 am Written by in News

 You never know what people can do

                              
INTELLIGENT LIVES, a documentary by award-winning filmmaker Dan Habib, stars three pioneering young American adults with intellectual disabilities – Micah, Naieer, and Naomie. They challenge perceptions of intelligence as they navigate high school, college, and the workforce. Academy Award-winning actor and narrator Chris Cooper shares the emotional story of his son Jesse, as the film unpacks the shameful and ongoing track record of intelligence testing in the U.S.

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Supporting organizations Disability Rights Vermont, Green Mountain Self-Advocates, Howard Center, UVM – Vermont LEND, Vermont Care Partners, Vermont Center for Independent Living, Vermont Developmental Disabilities Council and Vermont Developmental Disabilities Services Division.

If you need ASL interpreters for the March 28 screening please request by March 13  to [email protected] or 802-828-2226. For April 3 screening please request by March 20 to  [email protected]org or 802-876-5315, ext. 201.