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The Fanlight Collection

Films from The Fanlight Collection

The Fanlight Collection has a special focus on healthcare, mental health, professional ethics, aging and gerontology, disabilities, the workplace, and gender and family issues.

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Able to LaughAble to Laugh

Enter the world of disability as interpreted by six professional comics, who happen to be disabled.

The Fanlight Collection ♦ 1993 ♦ 27 minutes ♦ College/Adult/Professional
Acting BlindActing Blind

Takes audiences behind the scenes as a company of non-professional actors rehearse a play about life without sight. The performers have no problem imagining themselves in these roles: they are blind themselves.

The Fanlight Collection ♦ 2006 ♦ 52 minutes ♦ College/Adult/Professional
The Angry HeartThe Angry Heart

Spotlights the modern epidemic of heart disease in the African-American community

The Fanlight Collection ♦ 2001 ♦ 57 minutes ♦ College/Adult/Professional
Are the Kids Alright?Are the Kids Alright?

Filmed in courtrooms, correctional institutions, treatment centers, and family homes, this searing documentary examines the results of the tragic decline in mental health services for children and adolescents at risk.

The Fanlight Collection ♦ 2005 ♦ 57 minutes ♦ College/Adult/Professional
Autism: A World ApartAutism: A World Apart

Three families show us what the textbooks and studies cannot show about autism.

The Fanlight Collection ♦ 1988 ♦ 29 minutes ♦ College/Adult/Professional
Awakening from Sorrow: Buenos Aires 1997Awakening from Sorrow: Buenos Aires 1997
'Documents the power to transform pain into action and to lift the veil of repression that has gripped a generation of young people orphaned by Argentina's 'Dirty War.''
The Fanlight Collection ♦ 2010 ♦ 40 minutes ♦ 8-12, COLLEGE, ADULT
Battered HeartsBattered Hearts

Domestic abuse is not always physical. Focusing on abusers as well as their victims, this documentary looks at the devastating range of physical, verbal, and emotional assaults which abusers may inflict, but also profiles successful programs which offer awareness, help and healing.

The Fanlight Collection ♦ 2005 ♦ 27 minutes ♦ College/Adult/Professional
BirthBirth

The story of a woman caught up in a cycle of pregnancies because of social pressure to produce a male child, and two other stories of babies, in need, or absent, in Arab countries.

Icarus Films ♦ 2001 ♦ 26 minutes ♦ 9-12, College, Adult
Bisexual VirginsBisexual Virgins

Tina and Samantha are unsure about their sexual identity but want to explore the possibility that they may be bisexual.

The Fanlight Collection ♦ 2009 ♦ 43 minutes ♦ 10-12, College, Adult
Boy In The WorldBoy In The World

Following four-year-old Ronen, a young boy with Down syndrome, this intimate documentary concretely demonstrates that inclusive preschool classrooms benefit both children with special needs and their typical peers.

The Fanlight Collection ♦ 2007 ♦ 44 minutes

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