The Big Picture, a Film about Dyslexia gets Special Showing

    Juneau, AK (KINY) - A film about dyslexia is coming to the Gold Town Nickelodeon theater for a special showing.

    The movie is called "The Big Picture: Rethinking Dyslexia" and has won several awards.

    1 in 5 people have some degree of dyslexia. For instance, a child may have trouble reading, but show higher levels of creativity.

    The movie shows newer research on dyslexia and creativity, portraying the inherent struggles and strengths of people who think differently.

    The showing starts Wednesday, October 25th at 7pm, which will be followed by a community discussion.

     

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