EventsFilm Screening: Swim Team

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Film Screening: Swim Team

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Description

Parents of a boy on the autism spectrum form a competitive swim team, recruiting other teens on the spectrum and training them with high expectations and zero pity. Swim Team chronicles the extraordinary rise of three diverse young athletes, capturing a moving quest for inclusion, independence and a life that feels like winning.

This event is a collaboration with POV, the award-winning independent nonfiction film series on PBS. 90 minutes

This program is a part of Chicago Public Library's Disability Awareness Month Celebration.

Photo Credit: Andy Foster

Program:
Disability Awareness
Suitable for:
Adults
Type:
Art, Movies and Performances
Language:
English

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