14 December, 18:00
Screening to mark the International Day of Persons with Disabilities * -
Antonio, 14 years old, suffers cerebral palsy, Gerardo, 34, is deaf and blind, but this did not stop them from covering the almost 800 km that separate Roncesvalles from Santiago de Compostela in their modified vehicles.With the help of their family and friends, they show us that the real road goes much farther than Santiago de Compostela.
The film will be followed by a Q&A with guest speakers:
The film is in Spanish with English subtitles and has a running time of 58 minutes
* This year's theme is "inclusion: access and empowerment for people of all abilities"
Venue: EESC – JDE Building, rue Belliard 99 – 6th floor – Atrium 6
Those who arrive late may not be admitted.
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