Disability and Place in ‘Give Me Liberty’

A thrillingly chaotic portrait of a day in the lives of diverse characters in a Midwestern city.

Still: ‘Give Me Liberty’, 2019, Music Box Films

A journey of 24 hours, Give Me Liberty provides us in-depth portraits of characters during a single day in their lives. It quickly sketches relationships, intentions, and goals while drafting a picture of populations living in a particular place and time. In this case, it is a place and time that…