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Opinion - film and television
Review: Unexpected behaviour is revealed in Hetain Patel’s ‘Don’t Look at the Finger’
Interview: Director James Kermack on Hi-Lo Joe, a feature film exploring male depression
Review: Defiant Lives – The Battles of Our Yesterdays Mirrored In Our Today
Opinion: ‘The Circle and The Square’ reveals a history of disabled people in the textile industries
Review: Loving Vincent – a profound evocation of the mystery surrounding Van Gogh’s death
Review: Juan delGado: The Flickering Darkness at Abject Gallery
Interview: Access at the Scottish Queer International Film Festival (SQIFF)
Review: Kills on Wheels – a dark comedy that tackles assumptions about disability
Opinion: Well, you don’t look disabled: the thorny issue of visible impairments taking centre stage
Review: Juan delGado: Altered Landscapes and the devastation of war
Review: Baby Driver – a head on collision with disablism?
Opinion: Should Deaf and disabled-led organisations take more responsibility for access than mainstream ones?
Opinion: Mindhorn: a hilarious comedy, but disablist language is no laughing matter
Opinion: Awkward Bastards 2: diversity without the tickbox
Interview: Jo Lewis: on her documentary of the first disability theatre production to play at the National
Interview: Chloë Plumb on the balancing act of mental health representation in the arts
Review: Learning to Drive – a road movie with a difference
Review: Together! 2016 Disability Film Festival: A Normal Life
Interview: The extravagantly abundant artwork of Jenni-Juulia Wallinheimo-Heimonen
Review: Audio Description: the Art of Access
Opinion: Unlimited Commission Opportunities… don’t miss out!
Opinion: A World Without Down’s Syndrome? – an artistic landscape less rich
Opinion: Captain Fantastic: white privilege or revealing drama?
Review: Wiener-Dog – the recent idiosyncratic film from Todd Solondz
Opinion: The London 2012 Paralympic Games – A Lost Legacy?
Review: Finding Dory – a Pixar film with a pro-disability message
Review: Shadowlight Artists: Creative Bridges
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Jamie Beddard on disability, politics and his latest role at the National Theatre
Nothing About Us Without Us: An Overview of Disability/ Deaf Representation in Film
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