When We Walk - Quebec premiere with guest speakers!

Join Cinema Politica Concordia for the Quebec premiere of When We Walk, followed by a discussion with musician and disability activist Gift Tshuma and other guests TBA. The film is a personal reflection on the director's experiences living with primary progressive multiple sclerosis, while fighting a broken health care system and negotiating the parenting of his young son.

The screening is co-sponsored by the Sustainability Action Fund Concordia. Admission is by donation ($5-10 suggested). The venue is wheelchair accessible. Childcare available upon request with 24 hours notice, please email [email protected]

Jason DaSilva / United States / 2019 / 78 ' / English

Following up from his Emmy award-winning film When I Walk, filmmaker Jason DaSilva continues his exploration of living with a severe form of multiple sclerosis for over 10 years. Realizing how many places he is unable to experience with his son as a wheelchair user, he works on a nonprofit AXS Map to help him determine the places he could go. WHEN WE WALK documents a devoted father and filmmaker with an indestructible drive to keep the cameras rolling no matter what and to show his son what it means to never give up.

More info:

Website: https://www.cinemapolitica.org/screening/concordia/when-we-walk

Facebook Event: https://www.facebook.com/events/191550985471437/

March 23, 2020 at 7:00pm - 9:30pm
Concordia Hall Building, Auditorium Alumni H-110
1455 boulevard de Maisonneuve Ouest
Montreal, QC H3G 1M8
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