WXXI Hosts free screening of "The Eyes of Me"
By Ruth Phinney ~ Posted Tue, 01/26/2010 - 8:07am
WXXI is pleased to host a very special free screening of "The Eyes of Me", a feature film from the Emmy Award-winning PBS series "Independent Lens." The one-hour documentary by Keith Maitland, follows four teens that have lost their sight and how they deal with the struggles to fit in, prepare for college and live ind...ependently. The film is audio described for visually impaired audiences. To view a brief clip from the program, please visit http://interactive.wxxi.org/highlights/2010/01/eyes-me-independent-lens-film.
Where: WXXI Studio A, 280 State Street, Rochester, NY 14614
When: Tuesday, February 16, 2010 from 7:00-9:00 p.m.
What: Film screening followed by panel discussion and audience Q&A