RAFFTO is excited to show Act Natural, Same Nightmare, and Shakespeare in Tokyo as part of the 2019 ReelEducation Program.
Dir. Luca Fox | Australia | 4 mins | Narrative
Act Natural is a short film that seeks to exhibit the inner battle that occurs within people with
high- functioning autism as they engage in everyday conversation.
Presented with Autism Ontario.
Dir. Spencer MacKay | Canada | 8 mins | Narrative
Same Nightmare shows the attitudinal barriers faced by Colby, a high school student (played by
Tyler Hall) yearning to be included.
Presented with Bluenose Ability Arts & Film Festival and StopGap Foundation.
Shakespeare in Tokyo
Dir. Genevieve Clay-Smith | Australia/Japan | 21 mins | Narrative
A man with Down syndrome embarks on a solo adventure to discover Tokyo.
Presented with L’Arche.