EVENT NAME: ReelAbilities Film Festival Los Angeles
EVENT DESCRIPTION: If you have difficulty accessing this webpage or need assistance purchasing tickets, please contact us at ReelAbilitiesLA@lacity.org or by phone at 213-202-2749 (TTY: 213-202-3452).
Join the ReelAbilities Film Festival: Los Angeles on Saturday for a day filled with international short films, documentaries, panel sessions, and a feel-good comedy about three young men with disabilities on a roadtrip to a brothel where they plan to lose their virginity (Rated R).
The Department on Disability offers ASL interpretation and CART (Communication Access Real-time Translation) services for introductions, post-screening conversations, and non-film programming. The festival venue is wheelchair accessible and all films are presented with full audio description and captioning.
Saturday, October 22, 2022 - 11 AM to 9 PM
SCHEDULE (Showtimes are subject to change)
DAY 2, SATURDAY
DOORS 10 AM | PROGRAMMING STARTS 11 AM
11 AM - 1:15 PM ReelAbilities International Shorts
1:45 PM Imperfect
3:25 PM “Is Hollywood afraid of Disability?” Panel
4:30 PM Maricarmen
6:30 - 9 PM Come As You Are (Film and Panel)
LOCATION: California Plaza - 350 S Grand Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90071
FOOD AND BEVERAGE: On-site food trucks will be available. Outside food is welcomed.
ADVANCE TICKETS: Saturday Festival Pass $30
DOOR: Saturday Festival Pass $30.
RESERVED SEATING: Seating is open and filled on a first come, first-served basis. Accessible seating is available on the Lower Plaza level.
PARKING: 2Cal Parking Garage at 351 S. Olive Street Los Angeles, CA 90071. Underground parking is available, which you can access from Lower Grand Avenue off 4th Street or Olive Street. The special event parking rate of $10 cash or $15 credit card is available 60 minutes before listed showtimes.
ACCESS VAN DROP-OFF/PICK-UP: A designated Access services drop-off and pick-up area will be available on S. Grand Ave in front of City National Bank.
PUBLIC TRANSPORTATION: California Plaza is easily accessible by bus and rail. Take the Metro Red or Purple Line, and exit at Pershing Square Station. Use the north escalator leading to 4th and Hill Streets. Walk one block to the bottom of California Plaza (4th and Olive Streets) and take the escalator up to the Plaza Level. You can also access Cal Plaza on Angels Flight, located on Hill Street across from Grand Central Market.
SERVICE ANIMALS: While service animals are welcome at California Plaza, all other pets are not allowed.
CHAIRS AND BLANKETS: Blankets and low-backed chairs are welcome as long as they don’t block designated walking, dancing, or wheelchair areas.
- Restrooms are available for guests.
- If you or anyone within your group has or is experiencing COVID-19 symptoms, we ask you to please stay home to ensure the health and safety of our audience and staff.
- This is a non-smoking and non-vaping event.
ReelAbilities LA is committed to ensuring access ?for all communities; to that end, if ticket price is a barrier to joining us and enjoying the event, we invite you to consider utilizing the promo code "ACCESS" for no-cost tickets to any part of the festival, in-person or virtual. We can only offer a limited number of no-cost opportunities, so we ask that each attendee be sure they can attend the festival physically or that they will have the opportunity to virtually enjoy this year's selections. Thank you!
Phone: 213-202-2749 (TTY: 213-202-3452)