5/3/17 The Riverside Art Museum, Joey Travolta with Inclusion Films AND Gene & Ethan Bortnick

May 3, 2017

Joey Travolta began his adult life as a special education teacher, but filmmaking is his passion. He put the two together and created Inclusion Films, a company that partners with entities in a growing number of communities and trains people with developmental disabilities in the art of filmmaking. Lillian Vasquez speaks with Joey about the latest partnership in KVCR's city of license - San Bernardino.  Classes start this month. She also speaks with a PBS star she first interviewed when he was just nine years old. Ethan Bortnick is 16 now.  Lillian talks with Ethan and his father Gene about two new projects, one in which IE residents are encouraged to participate - A TV Talent Show!  She also speaks with Drew Oberjuergie, Executive Director of The Riverside Art Museum about many things including their upcoming gala. The episode starts with Joey Travolta.