Counting down to Cinema Touching Disability!


Cinema Touching Disability News


Shot from a low angle, a young man with no legs and a determined expression leans forward on a skateboard as he propels himself with his hands. The words 2017 Non-doc winner: Just, Go! appear in the lower left corner.

Short Film Competition

View 2018 Finalists!

Oct. 4, 2018

Counting down to Cinema Touching Disability!

Jennifer Bracy, CTD Film Fest volunteer

For the past 15 years, we’ve been honored to bring you cross-disability cinema; thanks for making Cinema Touching Disability the longest running and most successful disability film event in Texas! We hope you can join us as we celebrate 15 amazing years!

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Our scheduled programming is seriously next level. Our full line-up is now posted, with films, live music, featured guests, and more!

Take a sneak peak at this year’s Festival program!

CTD FF promo video still: Cinema Touching Disability logo superimposed over a theater with fading lights.


Plus, be sure to stop by our merch table to purchase your CTDFF swag, including awesome limited edition 15th Anniversary Cinema Touching Disability t-shirts, bags, and shades (design below). Only available at the Fest!

Handiman with video camera in a wheelchair with a film reel as a wheel. Text 15th annual CTDFF


Your $10 ticket guarantees a seat and can be redeemed for $10.00 worth of food and drink from the Drafthouse menu. Don’t miss out on the Cinema Touching Disability food and drink specials!

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Can’t wait to see you at Cinema Touching Disability 2018!

Cinema Touching Disability thanks our 2018 sponsors

Producer: Amerigroup * Superior HealthPlan * UnitedHealthcare

Director: BlueCross BlueShield of Texas * Magellan Healthcare * Texas Council for Developmental Disabilities^

Leading Cast: Abbvie * Cigna * Lilly

Supporting Cast: American Construction Investigations * Anonymous * Capital Metro * Hart Intercivic * JWH Communications * Texas Medical Association * Travis Medical

Extra: Daybreak Community * Flora Brewer * Billy Millwee & Associates * The Company of Rock House * Lynda Frost & Dennis Borel * Girling Community Care * Texas Film Commission * Tom Suehs * Upstream Technology

Production Crew: BAH! Design

^Financial Support for this project is provided by the Texas Council for Developmental Disabilities, with Federal funds* made available by the United States Department of Health and Human Services, Administration on Developmental Disabilities. *$6,788 (89%) DD funds; $800 (11%) non-federal resources.

Cinema Touching Disability
1716 San Antonio St.
Austin, TX 78701
(512) 478-3366

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