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Arts & Entertainment - July 1, 2016

Bringing skills of disabled into focus

Company gives hands-on experience for jobs in filmmaking

by Dolores Fox Ciardelli

Producing a film takes many talents and skills, noted Hester Wagner, director of Futures Films in Livermore. That is why her company finds it a good fit to train and employ people with developmental disabilities to do many of the jobs -- minor and major -- that are needed in the industry.

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