The tenth annual Sprout Film Festival will be showcasing 53 films related to the field of intellectual and developmental disabilities from 13 countries. The festival will take place Friday 27 April – Sunday 29 April 2012 in NYC at The Metropolitan Museum of Art. Please visit the Sprout Web Site for the schedule of films and trailers. (For folks in the SpedPro neighborhood, remember that there’s a central Virginia Sprout Festival on 9 March 2012 hosted by PREP, the Parent Resource Center, Very Special Arts, International Organization on Arts and Disability.)
Free Streams: New films are continually added to the national Sprout site. Check out these latest films that can be streamed for free:
- Cared Witless an 11-minute narrative from the UK
- Distinctively a 4-minute documentary from the US, and
- Beyond Borders a 20-minute documentary from Belgium
Lastly, please take a look at the schedule for the Sprout Touring Film Festival.