Accessibility and Representation |

You’re My Hero: Bringing Real Life to the Screen

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The old adage for creating gripping content is “write what you know”, and Sean Towgood did just that. He is the creator, writer, star, and co-executive producer on the upcoming CBC Gem original comedy, You’re My Hero, inspired by his real-life experiences as a young adult with cerebral palsy navigating a world not designed with him in mind. Join us as we dive into how disabilities are represented on screen and the complexities of creating content around accessibility.

Tuesday, April 11, 2023
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM (EDT)
Session Language
English language session