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Grounded By Reality

  • Aired: 04/30/2013
  • 07:24
  • Expires: 04/30/2017
  • Rating: NR
Diagnosed with Spinal Muscular Atrophy at age 19 months - Jessica took her last steps at three years old, but that didn’t keep her from drawing on the walls of her home. 'Grounded by Reality' gives you a glimpse into Jessica’s everyday struggles and her fierce determination to be seen as a whole and vital person through her art making.
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A glimpse into the everyday struggles of an artist with spinal muscular atrophy.
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Major funding for POV is provided by PBS, The John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation, the John S. and James L. Knight Foundation, Bertha Foundation, Wyncote Foundation, The Educational Foundation of America, Corporation for Public Broadcasting, National Endowment for the Arts and the New York State Council on the Arts.
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