Episode 9: Creativity and Disability

In this week’s podcast we discuss the interplay of disability and creativity in the films (1:11) Maudie (Aisling Walsh 2016), (5:01) Mademoiselle Paradis (Barbara Albert 2018), and (9:36) A Silent Voice (Naoko Yamada 2016) as well as the remarkable work of Nobel Peace Prize laureate, Nadia Murad depicted in the documentary (14:28) On Her Shoulders (Alexandra Bombach 2018). We also preview the films for March 13-16 including (20:32) The Sea Inside (Alejandro Amenáber 2004) starring Javier Bardem, (22:04) Transit (2018) the latest film from German stand-out director Christian Petzold, the Italian mother(s)-daughter drama (25:12) Daughter of Mine (Laura Bispuri 2018), and the Arabic language documentary (26:59) The Judge (Erika Cohn 2017) about the first female judge in a Sharia court.