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Going Blind broadcast in Iceland: October 5, 2011

Early on we sought to bring Going Blind to many different countries. This goal became a reality at the outset when the film premiered in Berlin during the 2010 World Ophthalmology Congress. That screening made us strive for more screenings and speaking engagements outside of the United States. Early in 2011, the Lovett Productions staff […]

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WGVU Broadcast & Panel Discussion on Going Blind

In November 2010, WGVU Public Television aired Going Blind on their program, Family Health Matters. An in-studio live discussion on blindness hosted by WGVU’s Shelly Irwin followed the screening. The panel included social worker John McElheron at the ABVI (Association for the Blind and Visually Impaired); Dr. Lori Smolinski, O.D., an optometrist and low vision […]

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What are you doing for World Sight Day?

Thursday, October 13, 2011 is World Sight Day, an annual day devoted to raising awareness about blindness and vision loss. All over the globe, rehab organizations, advocacy institutions, medical professionals and empowered individuals observe World Sight Day in a variety of creative and educational ways. This year we are calling on everyone to help join […]

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Chef: In Memoriam

Life is a series of dogs. — George Carlin Let me amend that. Life is a series of dogs who break our hearts. It’s often said that we measure our lives by the dogs we have, the dogs we love. Last Thursday, Chef, the incomparable companion of Jessica Jones, died at age 9 of a […]

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Screening at the World Glaucoma Congress: June 30th

Going Blind will screen at the World Glaucoma Congress in Paris. This meeting is anticipated to be the largest and most comprehensive glaucoma meeting held anywhere in the world to date. More than 70 glaucoma societies from throughout the world will be represented. World Glaucoma Association will screen the film continuously during the conference, June […]

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Canadian Broadcast Premiere on Accessible Channel: June 9th & 10th

Going Blind will make its Canadian Broadcast Premiere on the Accessible Channel on June 9th & 10th. Accessible Media and Canadian Institute for the Blind (CNIB) jointly acquired the broadcast and non-exclusive educational rights of the film for Canada. The film has had numerous community and educational screenings in Canada and we hope to be […]

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