The Life of Alf Morris
A three part documentary series celebrating the life of Alf Morris, the worlds first minister for disabled people.
Produced in conjunction with Brazen Productions and Manchester Histories DigiFest 2020, directed by myself.
This three-part documentary series focuses on the late Lord Alf Morris, who became Britain’s first minister for disabled people after passing the the Disability Discrimination Act 1995 and the Equality Act 2010. Alf Morris was born and bred in Manchester and served as an MP for Wythenshawe. Throughout his lifetime, he campaigned tirelessly for the rights of disabled people
Often described at the Magna Carta for disabled people, the Disability Discrimination Act 1995 and the Equality Act 2010 was the first disability rights legislation anywhere in the world and laid the foundations for all future legislation to aid the disabled.
The series is currently being screened live, and will be available to view online soon.