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Cooper Hewitt Lab: ReelAbilities Film Screening: Imagine

February 13 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

| Free

Join us for a free film screening of Imagine and a conversation on the constraints, considerations, and innovations in designing navigational technology.

Film synopsis: Ian, a specialist in spatial orientation, teaches his blind students to move around without using their canes, encouraging them to risk the unknown. Among them is the beautiful, shy Eva, whom he engages with in an unspoken romance.

6:00pm: Check-In

6:30–7:30pm:  Film screening

7:30–8:15pm: Conversation

Imagine, 2012. Poland. 106 minutes. Written and directed by Andrzej Jakimowski.

Museum admission not required.

This program will be ASL interpreted and real-time captioned. Audio description available upon request.


February 13
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
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Adults (Ages 18 and up)
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Program Image Caption
Left image: Poster for "Imagine." Right image: Still from "Imagine."
Program Image Description
Left image: Poster shows a man and woman holding hands in front of a cityscape. At the top of the poster is a blue sky with white birds. Over the sky in large letters, it says IMAGINE. Right image: A man bent down touching a brick street with his hand.
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