Developmental Disabilities Institute Film Forum Presentation:'THE TIC CODE'
Thursday, June 20, 2013 from 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM (PDT)
The Tic Code
A 10 year old boy (Chris Marquette) who wants to be a jazz pianist becomes, with his mother’s (Polly Draper) help, an underage regular at a local nightspot where he teams up with a sax superstar (Gregory Hines). Both learn that each has Tourette Syndrome. Winning many awards, this is a movie about three people who come to accept that life doesn’t always deal you a fair hand and you must play the hand you’re dealt.
Running time: 1 hour, 28 minutes.
Film presentations are FREE and begin sharply at 7: 00 pm in the Lecture Hall at DDI’s Hollywood Drive Campus, 99 Hollywood Drive, Smithtown, NY.
*Movie goers are invited to participate in a facilitated discussion following each film event. Discussions will be facilitated by the person(s) who recommended each film & REFRESHMENTS WILL BE SERVED!