Media Inquiries

For more information, you can download our media bios (Emily Beitiks and Cathy Kudlick). 

You can view some of our past media coverage below:

 

Superfest International Disability Film Festival

"Interview with Superfest Coordinator Emily Smith Beitiks", Fest Reviews, March 23, 2016

"Films as far away as Kazakstan premiered at Superfest", Digital Journal, October 29, 2015

"Seeing in the Dark: Film festival celebrates disability", The Bay Area Reporter, October 20, 2016
 

Samples of press quoting Longmore Institute Directors: 

"People with disabilities are already seen as powerless, and this [Kylie Jenner's Wheelchair Photoshoot] just reinforces that,"CNN, December 2, 2015

"ABC7 SPECIAL: PROFILES OF EXCELLENCE" ABC7, Dcember 9, 2014

"Part of the challenge is overcoming the way most people think about medical devices, like crutches, that are deeply stigmatize",Tribe Live, July 5, 2015,

"How Technology is Transforming Prosthetics and the Lives of Amputees", KQED, January 23, 2015
 

PATIENT NO MORE

"Patient No More: Celebrating the Disabled Rights Movement's Historic 1977 Sit-in," The Berkeley Daily Planet, October 30, 2015

"94.1 KPFA plays back the voices, chants and music that kept the protestors during the 504 Occupation of the U.S. Federal Building in San Francisco in 1977." KPFA, September 4, 2015

"Black history of 504 sit-in for disability rightsSan Francisco Bay View, Febuary 11, 2014