Aphasia

Directed by Jim Gloster

40 Min | English | USA | 2011 | Narrative
Short | Captioning

Full Synopsis

Aphasia tells the true story of actor Carl McIntyre about the effects of a massive stroke he
suffered at the age of 44 – he lost his ability to read, write and speak. Starring as himself,
McIntyre portrays his life story with an incredibly nuanced performance. Through humor and
pathos Aphasia speaks to anyone who has struggled to meet life’s challenges.

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