‘Torey’s Distraction’ screens Saturday, April 30 at the Angelika

Go see it! You will laugh. You will cry. “Torey’s Distraction” is a documentary about Old East Dallas resident Torey Harrah, who was born with Apert Syndrome, a craniofacial abnormality.

Harrah’s neighbor on Munger, part-time filmmaker and full-time casting director Tisha Blood, spent 10 years filming the Harrah family and producing the film.

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Since it was released last spring, the film has won several awards at film festivals.

It screens at 5 p.m. Saturday, April 30, at the Angelika as part of the USA Film Festival. The screening will be followed by a Q&A with Blood and Torey, plus Torey’s mom, Andrea, and her doctor, Jeffrey Fearon. Tickets are $10.

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