University of Washington
1410 NE Campus Parkway, Seattle, Washington
This event will be live-streamed at this link:
this multimedia workshop will be part presentation, part brainstorm session.
billie rain will present hir experiences and thoughts as a disabled collaborative filmmaker and disability justice activist. this will be a jumping off point for a discussion on issues facing disabled filmmakers and artists. specifically we will be discussing how access issues can be proactively confronted in the arts.
billie is a disabled writer, activist and filmmaker. years of chronic illness and a rare tumor condition have given hir an amazing sense of groundedness, connection and self-advocacy that fuel hir passion to bring truth, in all it’s pain and glory, to audiences everywhere.
To Be A Heart (Short) – 2006
Humor Me (Short) – 2010
Heart Breaks Open (Feature) – 2011
R/EVOLVE (Feature) – 2013
Love Like A Heart Attack (Feature) – Forthcoming