Dialogue on Disability

Arthur: Prunella's Special Edition

Wed, 10/04/2017 - 8:00am

Prunella and Marina's first sleepover ends abruptly when Prunella insists on helping Marina, who is blind, with everything.

POV: The Grown-Ups

Thu, 01/17/2019 - 9:00pm

In a school for individuals with Down Syndrome, four middle-aged friends yearn for a life of greater autonomy in a society that marginalizes them as disabled. 

Fixed: The Science Fiction of Human Enhancement

Mon, 07/31/2017 - 4:00pm

From Botox to bionic limbs, the human body is more “upgradeable” than ever. But how much of it can we alter and still be human?

Fixed: The Science Fiction of Human Enhancement

Thu, 07/27/2017 - 6:00pm

From Botox to bionic limbs, the human body is more “upgradeable” than ever. But how much of it can we alter and still be human?

Spectrum: A Story of the Mind

Sat, 08/25/2018 - 9:30am

As part of our Dialogue on Disability programming, WXXI is pleased to present the first documentary to explore autism as sensory-based experiences. 

Changing Sports, Changing Lives

Thu, 01/26/2017 - 9:00pm

Tells the inspirational stories of people who have disabilities or impairments but who focus on their abilities.

Changing Sports, Changing Lives

Sat, 01/28/2017 - 9:00pm

“It’s not what’s missing that’s important,” says wheelchair basketball player Nik Goncin, “it’s what’s there.”  WXXI is pleased to present Changing Sports, Changing Lives on Saturday, January 28, 2017 at 9 p.m. on WXXI WORLD.  

On the Other Side of the Fence

Sun, 01/29/2017 - 3:00pm

Don't miss this warm-hearted documentary about acceptance and diversity.

Sight: The Story of Vision

Tue, 01/15/2019 - 8:00am

This documentary tells stories of individuals who struggle with vision loss and blindness. 

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