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A Different Approach (1978)

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An all-star educational film about the positive side of hiring people with disabilities. A board sit and watch the film Michael Keaton's character's assembled to sell companies on hiring ... See full summary »

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An all-star educational film about the positive side of hiring people with disabilities. A board sit and watch the film Michael Keaton's character's assembled to sell companies on hiring the handicapped, which takes "a different approach" by combining several approaches--most of them suggested by Hollywood personalities. Written by Brian Leonard <leonard@lycoming.edu>

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bittersweet
28 December 2005 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

I met one of the actors,thee actual employer of the disabled....he told me all about it, now, How can I order this movie for my own library??? It sounds so bittersweet and something we should all view going into a new year. Apparently Ron, my acquaintance, counseled Lear on how the disabled employees work and their feelings and thoughts on their life. He was a vital part of the project. The film won several awards for small film works and possibly a documentary category if my memory serves me well.Ron just received a copy a few weeks ago himself so was quite proud of his contribution. i would like to share in his joy by owning a copy of this. Could someone please direct me to orders?


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