Award-winning documentary on NAU professor to show at Arizona film festivals

| February 14, 2018

By NAU Communications

The documentary “My Dad Matthew,” about the life of Northern Arizona University disability studies professor Matthew Wangeman, will appear in Flagstaff and Sedona film festivals.

Since premiering last year at NAU, the documentary received an honorable mention at the Picture this… Film Festival, won the 2017 Cinema Touching Disability Short Film Competition and was selected to show in various film festivals throughout the United States and Canada.

“I am very proud of the documentary,” Wangeman said. “John Schaffer did a fantastic in making this short film. My son, Elijah, did a wonderful job as well. It was really a team effort to make a short documentary that challenges how people think about disability and life.”

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