Monica & David
by Alexandra Codina
May 19th 7:30pm
At 92Y Tribeca (New York, NY)
Closing out the 2010-2011 season, Monica & David is the love story of two adults with Down syndrome, and the family who strives to support their needs. Full of humor, romance and everyday family drama, Monica and David want what every adult wants—an independent life. Winner of the Jury Award for Best Documentary at the Tribeca Film Festival, and an audience favorite at festivals around the world. Directed and produced by Monica’s cousin, first-time filmmaker, Alexandra Codina.
After the screening, there will be a conversation with the filmmaker and a panel consisting of:
- Andraéa N. LaVant, Youth Development Specialist at National Collaborative on Workforce and Disability for Youth.
- Faye Ginsburg, David B. Kriser Professor of Anthropology; Director of Graduate Program in Culture and Media; Director, Center for Media, Culture & History; Co-Director, Center for Religion and Media
- Logan Levkoff, Ph.D, Sexologist, Sexuality Educator and Author
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