Watch Video: INTELLIGENT LIVES On-Air and Online July 28

Watch Video: INTELLIGENT LIVES On-Air and Online
Thursday, July 28 at 8:00 pm, Eastern Time | 7:00 pm, Central Time
Hosted by WORLD Channel

Watch the INTELLIGENT LIVES  video on July 28 online on World Channel or on your local PBS station.

Follow three young adults with intellectual disabilities who, with the support of family, educators and colleagues, work toward a future marked with increased inclusion and independence. As Micah, Naieer and Naomie navigate high school, college and the workforce, INTELLIGENT LIVES explores how our society considers intelligence and expands our understanding of a person’s potential beyond their IQ. Narrated by Academy Award-winning actor Chris Cooper.

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See more from filmmaker Dan Habib in an exclusive interview [YouTube, 5:35 minutes], and watch his short film MY DISABILITY ROADMAP, following his brother Sam who has physical disabilities, as he explores leading a more independent life.

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