Petra's Poem

screens: 
Thursday, April 18, 2013 - 10:00
Wednesday, April 17, 2013 - 11:45
location: 
Roundhouse Community Centre (RHCC)
181 Roundhouse Mews Davie & Pacific
tickets: 
$8 adult; $6 child, youth, senior; $5 each for groups of 10 or more
Director: 
Shira Avni
length: 
5min
country: 
Canada

With candor and grace, Petra Tolley describes what it's like to live with a developmental disability in today's society. Written and performed by Tolley, this intimate portrait reveals her innermost fears and doubts, illuminating the reality of her existence. Beautifully crafted animation by Avni combines with deeply personal poetry to give voice to one woman's journey towards self-discovery and acceptance.

RATING: G

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