Dislecksia: The Movie
About one American in seven has some degree of dyslexia. It's a condition that makes it hard to learn to read the same way other people do. With some special techniques, taught or self-invented, most dyslexics can learn to function normally. And a lot of dyslexics are brilliant, talented, and successful. In the comic documentary Dislecksia: The Movie, dyslexic director Harvey Hubbell V ï¿½" with assistance from several dyslexic crew members ï¿½" will present the latest scientific knowledge about dyslexia and the experiences of dyslexics. Viewers will come to know dyslexics ï¿½" and those who teach them and study them ï¿½" not just as statistics or talking heads but as people. And they'll know a lot about dyslexia: its causes, its effects, and what can be done about it.
Dislecksia will give viewers a better understanding of the condition. It will also give dyslexics and their families hope ï¿½" as well as a crash course in how to keep smiling.