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Patrick is a warm young man living with schizophrenia. Medication and his mother’s fierce protection means he is no threat to himself or anyone else—until St. Patrick’s Day, when he meets Karen, a suicidal flight attendant. This audacious love story provocatively explores issues ranging from the right to intimacy to the question of when parental love becomes a destructive force.
mental health, romance, parents, family
Dir. Kelsey Amelia Snelling
A girl’s quest for the “perfect” pumpkin sets her apart from her peers.
Praying with Lior
Lior has Down syndrome, and has spent his entire life praying with utter
abandon. As Lior approaches Bar Mitzvah, the Jewish coming-of-age ceremony,
different characters provides a window into life spent "praying with Lior." The
movie poses difficult questions such as what is "disability" and who really talks to
coming-of-age, spirituality, down syndrome, understanding, acceptance,