Spotlight on Disability in a Positive Light at SR Socially Relevant™ Film Festival NY 2021 online
**One feature documentary, One Narrative Documentary, and Two Short Films on Disability stream all week, March 15-21
**"Meet the Filmmakers" LIVE online session Sunday, March 14, 5:30 pm EST
By: SR Socially Relevant Film Festival, Inc
Documentary and a short
Founding Artistic Director Nora Armani says, "Healthcare is a universal issue and right. We are grateful to the filmmakers who are dedicating their energy to illuminating these issues for the public. If enough voices speak together, eventually real change can be made".
The eighth edition of SRFF covers a broad range of socially relevant™ stories about climate change, disability in a positive light, empowering women, genocide and survival, home and belonging, race and discrimination, indigenous peoples' issues, LGBTQ rights, and more.
The narrative films slate offers eight titles, the documentary features slate has 12 films, and there are 43 shorts that complete the roster of 38 selected films on offer. Industry sessions and networking opportunities make SRFF 2021 "online" edition another unforgettable year. Visit www.ratedsrfilms.org for schedules, film synopses, and tickets.
ABOUT SR FILM FESTIVAL NY
SR Socially Relevant ™ Film Festival New York is a 501(c)3 non-profit film festival founded by actress Nora Armani. The Mission of the SR Film Festival is to shine the spotlight on filmmakers who tell compelling, socially relevant™, human interest stories, across a broad range of social issues. The festival was created as a response to the proliferation of violence and violent forms of storytelling in media and entertainment. SR™ believes in the power of cinema in raising awareness of social issues and promoting positive social change. During its first six years, the festival showcased over 350 films from 35 countries. Submissions for SRFF 2021 are now open and are received from all over the world.
For images and screeners contact the festival at ratedsrfilms@
Spokespersons and guests of SR Socially Relevant™ Film Festival NY include Amy Goodman of Democracy Now, Erin Brockovich, Martin Sheen, Pulitzer Prize, and Tony award-winning writer Robert Schenkkan, prolific and best-selling French novelist Marc Levy, Academy Award Nominee and Emmy Award Winner Guy Davidi, American TV commentator and author Gretchen Carlson, and Liaison Officer of Tibet and the Dalai Lama, Kunga Tashi.
Contact: Pramila Baisya
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