ReelAbilities Film Festival Boston Presents:
Pick Of The Litter | Sunday March 31, 2:15 pm
Director Dana Nachman and Don Hardy, USA, 81 min, Documentary
Coolidge Corner Theatre
In English with Open Captions and Audio
Description available on the Actiview App
Pick of the Litter follows a litter of puppies from the first moment they are born and immediately begin their quest to become Guide Dogs for the Blind—the ultimate canine career. Cameras follow these pups through a two-year odyssey with their trainers (and multiple caregivers) as they train to become dogs whose ultimate responsibility is to protect their blind partners from harm by performing life-changing acts.
Discussion to follow with Patrick Downes, Jessica Kensky and Rescue (the dog!), Curry College student Bella Scott with her guide dog O'Hara.