Burt, Bonnie

Strong love : a documentary - Piedmont, CA Bonnie Burt Productions 2007 - DVD ; 56 mins.

Donated by the Holdsworth Trust

"Strong Love is the story of what happens when world-class weight lifter Jon Shapiro and his childhood sweetheart Holly James - both born with Down syndrome - decide to marry." - BONNIE BURT WEBSITE This is the love story of two people both with Down Syndrome and how their wedding plans develop into reality. In this film we see how Jon and his childhood sweetheart Holly meet their challenges, share their triumphs and enjoy their complex, sometimes surprising relationships with family and friends. Their enthusiasm for each other and their fresh approach to life are at the heart of this inspiring film.
The film has been given a 5 star rating; here’s some of the feedback we have received.....
A very positive story.
Plenty of humour and very compelling viewing
Have your tissue box handy!


DOWN SYNDROME
MARRIAGE
RELATIONSHIPS

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