Denise stands dressed in white backstage as she waits to go on. She is clutching her white cane and tilting her head slightly toward the ceiling. Text reads: How do you see yourself, when you can’t see at all? Follow four visually impaired teenagers in Texas as they face the usual challenges of adolescence while simultaneously learning to navigate a world designed for the sighted.
Meagan, dressed in a maroon cap and gown, walks toward the stage at her graduation.
School for the Blind
How do schools for the visually impaired differ from other schools? It’s all in the curriculum and in adaptive technology.
 Denise, left, holds a sample snack from the new neighborhood grocery store opening as her independent living coach looks on.
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Cameras shadowed Denise as she worked up the courage to navigate the aisles of a new grocery store in her neighborhood.
Two men with beards and collared shirts squint toward the camera, withy the Texas School for the Blind and Visually Impaired in visible in the background.
The Making Of
“I hope that viewers take a moment to challenge their preconceived notions about blindness, about perception, and about themselves.”

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