Curtain up, light the lights – tomorrow, March 14th, is opening day for the Northern and Central New Jersey ReelAbilities Film Festival!

Five short films by and about people with disabilities will premiere at our Goodwill Headquarters in Harrison, NJ to promote awareness and appreciation of the lives, stories and artistic expression of people with different disabilities.

We’ll be one of seven venues for the inaugural ReelAbilities Film Festival in Northern and Central New Jersey to premiere Reel Encounters 2013, a collection of 5 international short films, produced, directed or starring people with disabilities.

Tickets for the 11 a.m., 2 and 6:30 p.m. screenings are $10 and may be purchased at http://tinyurl.com/filmfestgw. Post screening film discussion to follow the 6:30 p.m. screening at Goodwill’s NJ Operations campus located at 400 Supor Boulevard; Harrison, NJ 07029.

Tickets for the 11 a.m., 2 and 6:30 p.m. screenings are $10 and may be purchased at http://tinyurl.com/filmfestgw.

Tickets for the 11 a.m., 2 and 6:30 p.m. screenings are $10. Click this image for the ticket page.

Reel Encounters 2013 is a collection of international short films: Willowbrook (16 min), Be My Brother (8 mins), Sensory Overload ( 3 min), Beautiful ( 17 min), and Jazz Hands (3 mins).

Local artists with disabilities will have an opportunity to display their artwork During the 6:30 p.m. reception.

Thank you to Reelabilities, to all the filmmakers featured, and to everyone out there sharing their experiences with us through art. It is a privilege to work with you.

 

REEL ENCOUNTERS 2013
A COLLECTION OF SHORT INTERNATIONAL FILMS

Thursday, March 14, 2013
11:00 AM | 2:00 PM | 6:30 PM
Goodwill Harrison Headquarters

400 Supor Boulevard
Harrison, NJ 07029

TICKETS ARE AT $10
Register Online
http://tinyurl.com/filmfestgw

Our Harrison Facility is handicap accessible. For further inquiries on accessibility options, please email ebilal@GoodwillNyNj.org

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