Move to Include

Sensory-Friendly Family Event with Walkaround Julia from "Sesame Street"

Sat, 01/25/2020 - 10:00am

WXXI and Al Sigl Community of Agencies are pleased to bring walkaround Julia, Sesame Street’s first muppet on the autism spectrum, to the Golisano Autism Center.

Count Basie – Through His Own Eyes

Sun, 12/29/2019 - 2:30pm

This revealing documentary sheds light on Count Basie’s inner motivations, as well as his relationships with his wife and disabled daughter, the “hidden core of his creative life.”

Craft in America: Identity

Fri, 12/27/2019 - 10:00pm

In this episode meet RIT alumni and furniture maker Wendy Maruyama, who shares her craft and the challenges related to her deafness and disability. 

Xavier Riddle and The Secret Museum: I Am Helen Keller/I Am Alexander Graham Bell

Mon, 01/27/2020 - 7:00pm

Yadina becomes increasingly frustrated as she tries to read a book to Dr. Zoom, but has to keep stopping since it has words in it she doesn't know.

Independent Lens: Attla

Mon, 12/16/2019 - 10:00pm

Discovering the inspiring story of legendary Alaska native dogsled racer George Attla.

Intelligent Lives: Opening Doors On-Demand

Watch On-Demand: Narrated by Academy-Award nominee Chris Cooper, this film follows three young adults with intellectual disabilities and how they navigate school, college and workforce.

Arts InFocus: Fall Special

Fri, 10/25/2019 - 8:30pm

Artisan Works, Girls Rock, #DeafTalent, and a local Haunted House are featured on this Arts InFocus television special.

Chef Darren: The Challenge of Profound Deafness

Sat, 01/25/2020 - 4:00pm

This film profiles the determination of a profoundly deaf boy and his family as they work together to find ways for Darren to communicate. 

Farther and Sun: A Dyslexic Road Trip

Sun, 10/13/2019 - 7:00pm

British documentarian Richard Macer embarks on a journey across the United Kingdom with his dyslexic son, Arthur. 

WXXI Spearheads National "Move to Include" Project

Fri, 09/20/2019 - 9:30am

WXXI announced today that it will lead a pilot project to expand its innovative Move to Include project to promote inclusion in five new communities across the country.

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