Breaking Barriers

Preview Language:   English
ENGLISH 14-Jun-1989 00:28:54
Filmed in China, Côte d'Ivoire, Thailand, Austria and the United States, this film explores how disabled people everywhere are breaking down barriers that have prevented them from enjoying the rights and duties, hopes and dreams that are common to us all.
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English
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Description
There are more than 500 million people in the world with disabilities. For many societies, they are an untapped resource, or even considered a burden. But throughout the world, people with physical and mental disabilities have a great deal to give their societies. They are demanding equal rights and equal opportunites.
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Creator
Simone di Bagno, A Film by; Elspeth MacDougal; Executive Producer; A United Nations Production
Contributors
Mark Robbins, Editor and Associate Producer; Ivan Stoynov, Cinematography; Patrick Greenwood, Sound; Steven Steward James, Writer; James Lurie, Narrator
Physical Format
BETACAM SP
Colour
Color
Aspect Ratio
4:3
Parent ID
837230
Asset ID
2035972