"Best Friend" and "Maria and Pete"

  • Wednesday, April 3
  • 12:00 PM
  • $5 includes bagel lunch
“Best Friend” directed by Cory Reeder

After moving across the country, a little girl finds more than a best friend when her parents let her adopt a dog.

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“Maria and Pete” directed by Andrew Johnson

Maria & Pete introduces a power couple crossing finish line after impossible finish line.

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Deej

  • Friday, April 5
  • 12:00pm
  • $5 includes pizza lunch

DJ Savarese (“Deej”) finds comfort in words, as expressed by his poetry belying his high school senior standing. Yet he only “speaks” through a text-to-voice synthesizer. Adopted by a loving and supportive family, Deej navigates the college admissions process as a young adult on the autistic spectrum, while confronting obstacles to inclusion.

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Mind/Game: The Unquiet Journey of Chamique Holdsclaw.

  • Monday, April 29
  • 7pm
  • Fee: $5 (coffee/dessert included)

Billed as the “female Michael Jordan,” basketball Phenom Holdsclaw led Tennessee to three successive championships and became a WNBA number one pick, Rookie-of-the-Year and All Star. But her hidden struggle with mental illness led to personal setbacks and a second career, as a vocal mental health advocate.

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"Swim Team"

  • Tuesday, April 30
  • 7pm
  • Fee: $5 (coffee/dessert included)

In New Jersey, the parents of one boy with autism form a competitive swim team, recruiting a diverse group of teens on the autism spectrum and training them with high expectations and zero pity.

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