DxONE

This is a movie trailer for a short film on Type 1 Diabetes. The title comes straight from medical record jargon (Diagnosis: Type 1 Diabetes). It is a combination of letters (sometimes with the colon) that violates numerous documents, forms, and reports that litter my home.

What this film isn’t, is a promotional ad; it isn’t a documentary, either. It is a narrative film that provides a glimpse into a 24-hr period of a family’s life as they try not to let T1D define their lives.

It’s a strange technique, using narrative film to educate, but I think it works. Others did too. The film was an official selection at over ten film festivals across North America during the last year. It has been highly praised for its narrative and photographic techniques, and it was awarded the Broader Vision award at the Kidz Filmz Festival in NJ.

Want to know what my life is like outside the classroom? Watch this.

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

Blog at WordPress.com.

Up ↑

%d bloggers like this: