Dialogue on Disability

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

Wed, 09/11/2019 - 9:00am

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

Kevin Kling: Lost & Found

Sat, 01/13/2018 - 10:00pm

This captivating film brings Kevin Kling’s tales from the stage to the screen.

Red Dot on the Ocean: The Matthew Rutherford Story

Wed, 01/22/2020 - 9:00pm

Once labeled a "youth-at-risk," 30-year-old Matt Rutherford risked it all in an attempt to become the first person to sail alone, and nonstop around North and South America.

Norm & Company: Dan Meyers

Thu, 06/02/2016 - 8:30pm - 9:00pm

One of Rochester’s most well-known non-profit leaders, Dan Meyers joins WXXI President Norm Silverstein for an episode of Norm & Company

Body Politics: Disability in America

Sun, 01/10/2016 - 9:00pm

The impact of the 1990 Americans with Disabilities Act is visible in parking lots, bathrooms, and public buildings across the country.

Independent Lens: Mimi and Dona

Sat, 01/13/2018 - 5:00pm

What happens when love runs out of time?  For 92-year-old Mimi, who has spent her life caring for 64-year-old Dona, a daughter with an intellectual disability, it means facing the inevitable.

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