Detail

Title ID 9969Collection ID1201
TitleParalympic Memories
Date2011
CollectionCarousel Films
Genre/TypeProfessionalFilm/Video companyInstitutionalNon-fictionCommunity
ThemeUrban Life
KeywordsCharities Disabled Persons Film Making Sport
Location
LocalBrighton Hove
RegionalBrighton and Hove
NationalEngland United Kingdom
Credits
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DirectorMatthew Hellett; Sarah Watson
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Funding bodyArts Council Engalnd; The National Lottery; Heritage Lottery Fund Brighton and Hove Council
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CastHarry Boxall; Poppy Cole; Ruth Whitehead; Callum Murphy; Alice Clark; Thomas WIlson; Lotti Terry; Rhys Thomas; Caitlin Gill; Ella Todd; Adam Godden; Jordon Smith; Khalil El-Beyouk; Archie Mullins; Jack Windsor; Maxwell Silver
FormatColour Sound
Duration5 min.
Copyright & AccessCopyright restrictions apply, contact Screen Archive South East for details

Summary

This live-action animation that tells the story of the exclusion of learning disabled athletes from Paralympic Sport, following the controversy surrounding several medal winners in the 2000 Sydney Paralympic Games. The film discusses the return of learning disabled categories in competitions for the Paralympic games in London 2012. The film has music and narration from a group of disabled young people with English subtitles.

Stills

A still from Paralympic Memories (2011)}