Film Screening & discussion 'States of Grace'

  • April 15, 2017
500 N Market Street
Wilmington, DE 19801
Admission: FREE!

This documentary intimately captures the profound transformation of a revered physician and her family in the wake of a life-changing accident. For Dr. Grace Dammann, a respected, pioneering AIDS specialist, a routine commute across the Golden Gate Bridge turned tragic when another driver crashed head on into her car. After seven weeks in a coma and a dozen surgeries, Grace miraculously awakened with her cognitive abilities intact, though her body was left shattered. States of Grace follows her return home to the Buddhist community where she and her partner Nancy “Fu” Schroeder live with their teenage daughter Sabrina, who was born with cerebral palsy. Family dynamics are turned upside down as each of them must negotiate new roles and responsibilities. With dry humor and brave candor, the three of them slowly recalibrate their lives together and apart. The event will be held in the Olympia Room, World Cafe Live at the Queen....

Film Screening & discussion 'States of Grace'
  • 500 N Market Street
  • Wilmington, DE 19801
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This documentary intimately captures the profound transformation of a revered physician and her family in the wake of a life-changing accident. For Dr. Grace Dammann, a respected, pioneering AIDS