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Disability Studies Program to screen ‘Quid Pro Quo’

quid pro quo movie poster webThe University of Toledo Disability Studies Program will screen the film “Quid Pro Quo” Wednesday, Nov. 20, at 7 p.m. in Memorial Field House Room 2100.

“Quid Pro Quo” is a psychological thriller about Issac, a paraplegic and popular New York City public radio reporter who is investigating a story from an anonymous source about a man who walked into a hospital demanding that his leg be amputated.

Issac meets a mysterious femme fatale (played by Academy Award nominee Vera Farmiga) while working on this story and discovers a curious subculture of “wannabes” — nondisabled people who seek to transform themselves by amputation.

For more information on the free, public screening, call the Disability Studies Program at 419.530.7244.

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