Code of the Freaks

Code of the Freaks

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Taking its title from Tod Browning’s classic film, this radical reframing of how characters with disabilities are represented looks at a century of Hollywood favourites with a fresh perspective. Disability activists imagine a cinematic landscape that takes people with disabilities seriously.

202068 mins
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Code of the Freaks | Reviews

RogerEbert.com

RogerEbert.com

This picture is a necessary and frequently enraging work of film criticism...

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Chicago Reader

Chicago Reader

(It) taxonomises in striking detail the long list of Hollywood’s ableist sins...

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