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Disability Media: Films, TV, Radio and Documentaries Document List

This page contains the full list of articles and documents from the Disabled World Disability Films, Radio and Television category. Though some documents may have since been updated, or revised, they are still listed by their original publish date, with the most recent documents first.

Disability Media: Films, TV, Radio and Documentaries Publications

2018-04-07 : Angels of Mercy Film Stars Quadriplegic Actor But Needs Your Help : Angels of Mercy film is designed for empowerment within the disabled community and to promote awareness of biases toward the disabled community often portrayed in the media.

2018-03-24 : Actress Eileen Grubba Advocates for Inclusion from Hollywood to the Boardroom : Eileen Grubba joins forces with Disability Solutions to make the inclusion movement not about charity, but about hiring outstanding talent who happen to have a disability.

2018-03-21 : Videocamp Launches $400,000 Fund and Challenges Filmmakers to Create a Film About Inclusive Education : At the UN on World Down Syndrome day, Videocamp launched the worlds largest social impact film fund of its kind and called on filmmakers to create a film with the theme of inclusive education.

2017-12-18 : Dylan Rothbein Announces Crowdfunding Campaign for Society's Child : Filmmaker, musician, performer and disability activist Dylan Rothbein announces fundraising campaign for groundbreaking new feature film on neurodiversity.

2017-10-21 : Special Unit: Action Comedy Film Led By Cast of Actors with Disabilities : Christopher Titus and Combustion Films release Special Unit an action and comedy film led by a cast of groundbreaking actors with disabilities.

2017-09-07 : LAUNCH:​ ​First​ ​Blind​ ​Dates - Did​ ​Sparks​ ​Fly​ ​or​ ​Does​ ​Cupid​ ​Need​ ​to​ ​Work​ ​on​ ​His​ ​Archery​ ​Skills? : Guide​ ​dog​ ​owners​ ​date​ ​strangers​ ​and reveal​ ​challenges​ ​of​ ​living​ ​with​ ​sight​ ​loss​ ​and​ ​the​ difference​ ​​guide​ ​dog​s ​have​ ​made to​ ​their​ ​lives.

2017-02-21 : Actors With Disabilities Show "I Have Friends In Heaven" Movie About Disability in Hollywood : I have friends in heaven movie will be screened at the Chinese Theatre of Los Angeles (Hollywood), on the occasion of the 12th Los Angeles Italia - The Italian Film Fest.

2017-02-08 : Road Less Run Film to Inspire Greater Inclusivity of Disabilities in Sport : Prague based filmmakers launch unique documentary crowdfunding campaign aiming to inspire greater inclusivity of disabilities in sport.

2017-01-13 : Hollywood, Unapologetic! - My Experience Being Disabled In Hollywood : OTK Media Group, Inc. produced Hollywood, Unapologetic! - My Experience Being Disabled in Hollywood Episode, as part of the new Hollywood generation movement.

2016-12-05 : TellMe TV: World's First Netflix-like Service for the Blind Debuts in US and Canada : TellMe TV fully described video on-demand service delivers unprecedented selection of rich entertainment experiences to US and Canadian blind and vision-loss community.

2016-09-04 : Supported Decision Making Video Empowers Youth with Disability Leaving Care : Voice Your Choice video is designed for anyone caring for, supporting or working with a young person with a disability in out-of-home care or preparing to leave care.

2016-08-28 : BFI Funds Accessible Workshops for Deafblind Filmmakers : Deafblind charity awarded £31,000 by British Film Institute to enable deafblind people to take part in accessible filmmaking workshops.

2016-08-25 : The Flying Stars: Amputee Soccer Team Film : Team captain Bornor and midfielder Census are amputees who play organized soccer in Sierra Leone to cope with the horrors of war they suffered a decade ago.

2016-05-25 : Vietnam: Long Time Coming Film Details World T.E.A.M. Sports 1998 Inclusive Bicycle Ride : Film documents inclusive 1,250 mile bicycle expedition from Hanoi to Ho Chi Minh City that brought together 70 disabled veterans from the U.S. and Vietnam with 20 able-bodied coaches.

2016-04-13 : Fix it in Five Season 2 by Lynette Louise - Autism Channel : Season Two compares Applied Behavior Analysis vs Child Centered Learning and reveals how common approach is complicit in creating violence that is blamed on autism.

2014-08-21 : The Healthspan Imperative - Short Video Narrated by Martha Stewart : The Healthspan Imperative is a short film narrated by Martha Stewart looking at challenges of aging American population and the quest to increase our healthspan.

2014-07-30 : Study Reveals Lack of Diversity in Hollywood Blockbusters is Staggering : Study illuminates dramatic lack of diversity in top grossing Hollywood blockbusters in science fiction and fantasy genres.

2014-06-21 : Driven: From Wheelchair to Race Car - DVD Movie : Driven: From Wheelchair to Race Car shares the collaboration of Mike Bauer and Dr. Falci as they develop new technologies to put paraplegic and quadriplegics back on the track.

2014-04-18 : Fantastic Frank Johnson Inspires Abled and Disabled : Fantastic Frank Johnson is the author of the book From Flawed to Fantastic which inspires others to overcome challenges and transform their lives.

2013-02-13 : Jessica Cox to Join Handicap International in Ethiopia : Jessica Cox the worlds first armless pilot will inspire children with disabilities and encourage Ethiopians to include all children in school.

2012-10-09 : Accessible Radio Broadcasting Lets Blind and Visually Impaired Create Internet Radio Stations : SAM Vibe is a cloud broadcasting application that lets broadcasters who are totally blind use a screenreader to upload and play music on their radio station.

2012-04-08 : The Undatables - View On Disability : The Undatables follows 8 adults with conditions ranging from Aspergers and Tourettes to facial disfigurements and brittle bone disease.

2012-02-22 : Untold Stories of the ER - Erick Kaffka : Up and Coming actor Erick Kaffka appearing in Untold Stories of the ER on March 14th on the Discovery Health Channel.

2012-02-06 : White Cane Week 2012 - Special Programs from Accessible Media Inc. (AMI) : AMI to celebrate 2012 White Cane Week 2012 with a compelling line-up of special programming starting from February 5 to 11.

2012-02-01 : Touch Series on FOX TV - Child with Autism Predicts Future Events : The Touch TV show centers on a father who discovers his autistic mute son can predict events before they happen.

2011-10-10 : Disability Access News Radio Ireland : Disability Access News on Corks Life Fm 93.1 radio focuses on disabilities twice daily every Tuesday and Thursday at 3.30pm and 8pm.

2011-09-29 : Dr Glen House Radio Show on : Dr Glen House hosts a weekly online interactive talk show dedicated to persons with disabilities and unique medical and physical challenges.

2011-09-15 : Empowering Canadians Living with Disabilities - TACtv - The Accessible Channel : Accessible Media TACtv The Accessible Channel fall line-up provides informative programming targeted to people living with disabilities.

2011-08-05 : Born Warriors - Opportunities for Persons with Disability in the Film Industry : Born Warriors organization provides exciting opportunities for disabled teens and young adults that are interested in participating in the film industry.

2011-07-28 : Making Medicare Work for You - RLTV : RLTV cable network dedicated to serving the needs of seniors will air a special episode of Making Medicare Work for You on July 28 at 9 pm EDT.

2011-06-17 : NAD Files Disability Civil Rights Lawsuit Against Netflix : The National Association of the Deaf announces the filing of a major federal lawsuit against Netflix in US District Court District of Massachusetts.

2011-05-20 : Social Security Administration Roundtable Discussion on Inside Government : Special online roundtable discussion with members of AFGE Social Security Administration General Committee.

2011-05-15 : Grannies on Safari 3rd Season on PBS : Travel adventures of two women who reinvented themselves in their 60s to live their dream as hosts of their own travel show.

2011-05-15 : Your Life Calling Radio Show With Jane Pauley Discusses Life After 50 : Your Life Calling internet radio program featuring Jane Pauley answers questions from listeners about life after 50.

2011-05-09 : Living with Schizophrenia Documentary Film : Documentary film tells the story of three people who are living meaningful lives with schizophrenia.

2011-05-05 : Disability Radio Extends its Reach : Disability based organizations are being offered a unique opportunity to engage with a national radio station.

2011-03-16 : "From Silence to Sound" Film - Deaf Man Hears for First Time : A deaf man takes a chance on a risky surgery in hopes of hearing for the first time in his life.

2011-02-28 : Amputees in Action Becomes ISO 9001:2008 Certified : Amputees in Action is a specialist agency that supplies amputee actors for medical training and film productions.

2011-02-26 : AARP Live! New RFD-TV Series : Airing nationally on RFD-TV the program will focus on various topics of interest including scams jobs healthcare and retirement planning.

2011-02-24 : David Cassidy to Compete in The Celebrity Apprentice : Singer songwriter and actor David Cassidy will be appearing on Season 11 of NBC The Celebrity Apprentice with Donald Trump.

2011-02-09 : Jodie Foster Talks about Her Upcoming Movie and Depression : Exclusive cover story interview with actress Jodie Foster about her upcoming new movie.

2011-02-01 : For Once In My Life - PBS : Inspiring documentary showcases a unique band with disabilities and their journey to show the world the greatness within them.

2010-12-28 : Top Movie Titles of 2010 : The years top dvd movie rental titles listed by category based on video rentals occurring in 2010.

2010-12-16 : Watch Free Classic TV Shows Online : New directory to connect viewers to The Internet Archive classic TV collection of digital media online.

2010-11-17 : Watch Free Online TV Programs : is an online Internet TV provider website where people can watch free Internet television programs.

2010-10-22 : Radio Series Highlights Women with Disabilities in Science : Series includes stories that describe programs and tools for supporting students with disabilities in their pursuit of STEM careers.

2010-10-20 : Warrior Champions Film to be Shown at Suffolk Y JCC : WARRIOR CHAMPIONS an inspiring story of severely wounded American soldiers who after losing limbs and suffering paralysis in Iraq fight to compete in the Beijing Paralympic Games.

2010-10-12 : Suzanne Somers Gets Candid About Fighting Aging : Suzanne Somers brings her BREAKTHROUGH tour on aging and wellness to American cinema audience.

2010-10-03 : New Abilities TV has Applied for Station Presence on DISH TV : New Abilities TV a subsidiary of Peoples Network, Inc. has applied for Station Presence on DISH TV.

2010-09-28 : America's Favorite TV Mom Becomes Dancing Sensation : The Florence Henderson Show captures and relives some of Florences most memorable moments.

2010-09-14 : BlogTalkRadio Series Examines Social Security Disability Benefits : Live Disability Webcasts on BlogTalkRadio to educate the public on the complexities of obtaining Social Security Disability Benefits.

2010-08-13 : New Reality Series 'Forever Young' : TV Land New Reality Series Forever Young from Katalyst and 3 Ball Productions.

2010-07-21 : Live Autism Awareness Show in Chicago - Little City TV : TV show answers questions and shares personal stories with individuals living with autism.

2010-07-10 : Online Claims of "Oprah Hates Disabled People" : Alleged rigged votes for Your OWN Show contestants resulting in Oprah hates disabled people blog posts circulating the Internet.

2010-06-30 : Attention Talk Radio and "The Disorganized Mind" by Nancy Ratey : DIG Coaching Practice presents Attention Talk Radio with host and attention coach Jeff Copper.

2010-06-10 : Seniors Talk Show on Retirement Living TV with Lynn Doyle : RLTV Introduces a Fast-Paced, Hard-Hitting Primetime Talk Show - "It's Your Call with Lynn Doyle" Tackles the Issues Most Important to Adults 55+.

2010-06-04 : The Beacon Show - Talk Radio by The Chicago Lighthouse's CRIS Radio - Disability Radio : Broadcasting on a new station and time CRIS features programming specific to veterans senior citizens and people who are disabled.

2010-05-17 : Tips for Living with Rheumatoid Arthritis - Online Talk Show : New Way RA focuses on practical tips and advice for daily living with rheumatoid arthritis.

2010-04-23 : Understanding Autism - Doctor Radio Reports : Doctor Radio brings together doctors experts and parents to explore autism spectrum disorders from medical social and practical perspectives.

2010-02-01 : Disabled World Live Online Radio Station Proposal : Disabled World is seeking interested persons for creating Disabled World Live an online radio station broadcasting live disability news and current affairs.

2009-05-21 : Radio Bug - Disability Internet Radio : Radio Bug presents music resources and subjects of interest to persons with disabilities and non-disabled persons through Internet broadcasting.

2009-03-10 : Ringler Radio Releases Latest Production to Disability Community : Ringler Radio has released its latest production - People with Disabilities under the Obama Administration announced company President and CEO Robert J. Blattenberg.

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