Reel Abilities Film Festival – Upside Down

 

Paolo, a 19-year-old with Down syndrome, meets Armando, a tough but kindhearted boxing trainer at the local gym. Constantly underestimated by the world around him, Paolo decides to train with Armando, much to the dismay of his protective father. Paolo steps into the ring against all odds, hoping to find his confidence and a sense of belonging. 
Watch the trailer.
The film is in Italian with English subtitles.The film is 93 minutes.
Refreshments will be available
Charlotte Woodward will be attendance, and will be available for a group discussion after the film.