True Life Inspired (Documentary Shorts Block) -- Laurel Schwartz, now a healthy, active young woman, explores her relationship to her body having grown up chronically ill. Follow Laurel as she traces her personal health journey. In this short film she unpacks how chronic illness influenced everything from personal relationships and body image to school and career choice. While a self-portrait about her own experience in the healthcare system, the story carries particular weight when placed in the context of the current healthcare debate.
Saturday, October 21st - 12:10pm
Premiere Status: World