About the Film

When Annemarie, a young Dallas millennial, looks in the mirror she hates her own reflection because she sees Down syndrome. She is desperate for a normal life. For her, full independence from her parents and the hope of starting her own family are just out of reach.

She sets out on a journey of self-discovery. She speaks with a celebrated illusionist, an empathic doctor, and an atypical pastor as she considers what it means to be limited, flawed and broken – a script at the root of her pain. Along the way, Annemarie not only confronts her own illusions, but also listens to the struggles of several parents of children with Down syndrome, including her own.

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Where to Watch

Normie is currently being shown at various film festivals around the country as well as available screenings and licenses to show in groups or events. For more information, please visit https://normiefilm.com.

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NORMIE On-Demand Through October

We are doing a limited-time on-demand screening of Normie in honor of Down Syndrome Awareness Month until Oct 31.

Twin Cities Film Festival

Normie will be playing at the Twin Cities Film Festival 10/22 - 10/31

Filmmaker of the Month

Kurt Neale has worked in 17 countries over the past 40 years as an independent filmmaker, photographer and storyteller. He is the director and producer of Breck Film’s 2019 3rd Place Audience Award winning film, “Normie.”

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